Budgets (page 253)

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    Fortune columnist echoes Hood’s argument

    Read Allan Sloan’s latest Fortune column, and you’ll note that his politics differ from those of John Locke Foundation President John Hood. Still, Sloan’s argument that New York and New Jersey can’t fill state budget gaps with tax increases brings to mind Hood’s argument that “…
    Mitch Kokai, March 15, 2011
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Michael Lowrey’s latest Carolina Journal Online report outlines key elements of his latest By The Numbers study of local tax-and-fee burdens across North Carolina. John Hood’s Daily Journal makes the case for cutting the corporate tax rate.
    Mitch Kokai, March 15, 2011
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    Amazon skips North Carolina

    Illinois became the latest state to impose an Amazon Tax. If you remember, North Carolina’s attempt to tax the retailer led Amazon (and Overstock.com, Blue Nile, and others) to end relationships with affiliate businesses in North Carolina that drove business to the site. That meant North…
    Joseph Coletti, March 14, 2011