Tax Reform

VIDEO: Colorado’s Economic Competitiveness

In the latest Rich States, Poor States: ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index, Colorado’s economic outlook ranked a modest 21st. As recently as 2010, however, Colorado’s outlook was the nation’s second highest. Jonathan Williams, co-author of the report and vice president of the ALEC Center for State Fiscal Reform, discussed the reasons for Colorado’s decline — and how the state might regain its footing — with the Denver-based Independence Institute.

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In Depth: Tax Reform

Mainstream economists, small business owners and taxpayers across the country understand that growth-oriented reforms mean increased opportunity for all. As demonstrated by the annual Rich States, Poor States: ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index, sound tax and fiscal policies are critical to economic health, allowing businesses and households to flourish. A …

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