Research and Commentaries

Research & Commentary: Top Ten Reasons Not to Raise Tobacco Taxes

September 11, 2009

Smokers have become a favorite target of many legislators across the country.

Research & Commentary: School Vouchers Are a Cost-Saver for Taxpayers

James VonderHaar

The evidence is in: If your goal is efficiency and saving tax dollars, K-12 education voucher programs are an astounding success.

Research & Commentary: The Damaging Effects of Tourism Taxes

July 28, 2009

Tourism taxes have become an increasingly trendy pick for elected officials hoping to raise additional revenue to cover increases in government spending.

Climate Change Reconsidered

Zonia M. Pino
June 30, 2009

Research & Commentary: Taxing the Rich Will Bankrupt Your State

June 17, 2009

Lawmakers in at least eight states are considering raising income tax rates on a small percentage of top income-earners in order to shore up their state budgets.

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