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How Well-Funded are Pension Plans in Your State?

More than half of states have pension plans that are less than two-thirds funded, and five states have pension plans that are less than 50 percent funded. 64 more words

U.S. States

How High Are Property Tax Collections in Your State?

While property taxes draw the ire of some, property values are a good indicator of the value of local services received, such as roads and schools. 60 more words

U.S. States

States Can’t Just Hit Pause on Implications of Federal Tax Reform 

The new federal tax law left states with some important decisions to make. If they delay, their residents could face confusion come filing time.

By now, most policymakers are aware that federal tax reform can have significant implications for state revenues, leaving states with three options which you might call the Three Rs of Tax Conformity: Retain, Return, or Reform. 75 more words

Tax Reform

Remember how there were glitches in the 2010 Obamacare bill / the Affordable Care Act passed by Democrats by a straight party line vote in the US Congress, that occur in any roll-out of a large sweeping new legislation. 1,805 more words

Republican Party

Failed State California: Overtaxed, Overregulated, Overopinionated, and Underhanded! BY KATY GRIMES

More is never enough for California politicians, as evidenced by our highest-in-the-nation taxes. The once-Golden State of opportunity and innovation ranks 48th in the Tax Foundation’s 2018… 870 more words

Failed State California: Overtaxed, Overregulated, Overopinionated, and Underhanded

More is never enough for California politicians, as evidenced by our highest-in-the-nation taxes. The once-Golden State of opportunity and innovation ranks 48th in the Tax Foundation’s 2018  779 more words

California

Hundreds of People Are Standing in Line to Prepay Property Taxes. It Might Be For Nothing

In an echo of the Black Friday hordes that follow Thanksgiving, the post-Christmas lull has given way to winding lines of taxpayers. Worried about the recently passed tax reform bill that… 327 more words

Finance