Budget and Tax Reform

More on this issue


New on this Topic

Policy Basics

State policymakers often lack the information to make good budget decisions, and most state tax systems are out of date for a 21st century economy.

We encourage states to improve their long-term planning through such tools as multi-year revenue and spending forecasts, pension oversight, and rainy day funds. We also encourage states to modernize their tax bases so they can adequately fund education, infrastructure, and other priorities to build their economies.

New Jersey Can Strike Blow Against Tax Havens

New Jersey lawmakers in the coming weeks can level the playing field for small, in-state corporations competing with large multistate and multinational corporations that exploit domestic and foreign...