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Repatriation Tax Holidays and IRC Section 965

By Mary Riley * The debate over corporate tax reform has largely centered on lowering the corporate tax rate and, more radically, transitioning from a worldwide to a territorial system of international taxation. [Donald J. Marples and Jane G. Gravelle, CONG. RESEARCH SERVE, R40178, TAX CUTS ON REPATRIATION...

State Net Capitol Journal – August 12, 2013; Massachusetts Approves Sales Tax Holiday

Budget & Taxes MA APPROVES SALES TAX HOLIDAY: Last week, Massachusetts became the 18th state to approve a back-to-school sales tax holiday this year, when Gov. Deval Patrick (D) signed legislation designating the weekend of Aug. 10 tax free. The tax holiday will be Massachusetts' ninth...

State Net Capitol Journal – June 8, 2015; New Rules Could Swell States' Unfunded Liabilities

Budget & Taxes New Rules Could Swell States' Unfunded Liabilities According to a report last year from bond-rating company Standard & Poor’s, states have $529.8 billion in unfunded liabilities for health care and other benefits separate from pensions. But that figure could go...