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Balderdash Masquerading as Tax Policy Arguments

It is no secret. This may hurt my libertarian credentials, but I believe the U.S. Congress should pass the Marketplace Fairness Act ... is good tax policy and anyone who disagrees has not done enough reading on what the giants in the study of sales taxation (think Bill Fox , John Mikesell , etc.) have...

State Net Capitol Journal – May 20, 2013

Budget & Taxes CA GOV DAMPENS BUDGET SURPLUS JUBILATION: A couple of weeks ago California officials announced the state was running a $4.5 billion surplus this fiscal year due to a surge in income tax collections in April. (See TAX REVENUE SURGE YIELDS SURPLUS IN CA in May 13 issue of SNCJ...

State Net Capitol Journal – September 2, 2013; North Dakota Leading Energy Tax Trust Fund Trend

Budget & Taxes ND LEADING ENERGY TRUST FUND TREND: When North Dakota officials created a fund in 2010 to set aside a portion of the state's oil and natural gas tax revenues for the future they predicted there would be about $600 million in the savings account by this summer. But the Legacy...