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Tax Reform

VIDEO: Jonathan Williams on Common Sense Rhode Island

In the latest edition of Rich States, Poor States: ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index, Rhode Island placed 39th in terms of economic outlook. Jonathan Williams, co-author of the report and vice president of the ALEC Center for State Fiscal Reform, discussed this year’s ranking – and how the Ocean State can improve – with Representative Patricia Morgan on Common Sense Rhode Island. Williams and Morgan additionally discussed the role of ALEC in support of market-oriented, pro-taxpayer reform in statehouses nationwide.

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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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