Research & Commentary: Illinois' Alcohol Tax Is Helping Neighbor States
Illinois' alcohol tax increases, which the legislature pushed through to fund a $31 billion capital works plan, are beginning to have their troubling consequences.
Research & Commentary: First Time Home Buyers Tax Credit
Research & Commentary: President Barack Obama’s Cap-and-Trade Plan
Research & Commentary: Illinois’ Pension Problem and How to Fix it
The Chicago Sun-Times recently reported some very alarming facts about Illinois’ public pension system, among them:
Research & Commentary: Federal Reserve Transparency
Research & Commentary: Longmont, CO Puts Telecommunications Services on Ballot
Research & Commentary: Top Ten Reasons Not to Raise Tobacco Taxes
Smokers have become a favorite target of many legislators across the country.
Research & Commentary: Reforming Texas's Unemployment Fund
Research & Commentary: Drilling for Oil in Santa Barbara
Research & Commentary: The Damaging Effects of Tourism Taxes
Tourism taxes have become an increasingly trendy pick for elected officials hoping to raise additional revenue to cover increases in government spending.
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