Missouri’s legislature has approved nearly $2 billion in tax incentives for Boeing after a House vote today, and the plan awaits Governor Nixon’s (D) signature. We’ve written on this issue extensively, following it from...
- Scott Drenkard on Candy and Soda Taxes
Scott Drenkard on Candy and Soda Taxes
Tax Foundation analyst Scott Drenkard discusses the efforts of sities and states to fight obesity with higher taxes on candy and soda.
Tax Foundation Special Report 196, "Overreaching on Obesity: Governments Consider New Taxes on Soda and Candy" by Scott Drenkard.
"Contest: How Much Does This Basket of Treats Cost After Taxes?" by Scott Drenkard and Nick Kasprak.
More on food and beverage taxes here.
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