The Leaflet - Learning From Massachusetts' Exchange
Welcome to the inaugural edition of The Leaflet, a weekly policy roundup produced for lawmakers by The Heartland Institute’s government relations department.
Research & Commentary: Oklahoma Income Tax Elimination
Lawmakers in Oklahoma are saying tax reform involving the reduction of personal income tax rates will be one of the top priorities this upcoming legislative session.
Research & Commentary: Commuter Tax Subsidies
With the price of fuel on the rise in recent years, millions of American workers are paying more attention to the growing cost of commuting to work.
Research & Commentary: Lowering Idaho’s Corporate Tax Rate
Many business and civic groups, including the Idaho Chamber Alliance, have recommended reducing the state’s 7.6 percent corporate income tax rate.
Research & Commentary: Kansas Income Tax Elimination
State of Kansas Budget Director Steve Anderson has expressed hope the state legislature will approve a bill to eliminate the state’s personal income tax over time.
Research & Commentary: Pennsylvania Liquor Privatization
Pennsylvania House Majority Leader Mike Turzai recently introduced House Bill 11, which would privatize the state’s liquor sales.
Five Things to Consider Before Raising Tobacco Taxes: A Review of the Research
Tobacco use poses well-known health risks. Smokers, on average, die earlier than nonsmokers.
Research & Commentary: Florida’s Online Travel Agent Tax
Florida’s tourism industry brings in more than $60 billion each year and is the state’s most profitable industry.
Research & Commentary: Repatriation of Foreign Earnings Tax Holiday
Research & Commentary: State Prison Reforms
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