Many people are beginning to wrap their minds around the House Republicans’ proposed destination-based cash-flow tax and what it means for tax reform. Most people are still looking into the tax’s impacts on trade and how...
- Testimony: Mississippi Tax Policy: Options for Reform
Testimony: Mississippi Tax Policy: Options for Reform
September 02, 2016
This presentation accompanied testimony to the Mississippi Tax Policy Council about the state of Mississippi's tax code and the best options for reforming it.
Topics covered include:
- An overview of Mississippi's tax system
- Tax rates and collections
- State-local tax burdens
- State business tax climate
- Previous state success stories
- Suggestions for reform
Key Findings: Excessive tax rates on cigarettes approach de facto prohibition in some states, inducing black and gray market movement of tobacco products into high tax states from low tax states or foreign sources. New York has the highest...
Click here to download the full report. Executive Summary Arkansas’s tax system is at a crossroads. After years without meaningful reform, the state seems poised to finally tackle the long-running issues within its tax code. The last...
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