Tax and Fiscal Policy Task Force Meeting

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Maryland Senator Gail Bates– Public Sector Chair
Jonathan Small, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs – Private Sector Chair
Jonathan Williams – ALEC Vice President, Tax and Fiscal Policy
Joel Griffith-ALEC Director of Tax and Fiscal Policy Task Force

Maryland Senator Gail Bates– Public Sector Chair
Jonathan Small, Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs – Private Sector Chair
Jonathan Williams – ALEC Vice President, Tax and Fiscal Policy
Joel Griffith-ALEC Director of Tax and Fiscal Policy Task Force

2:30 PM Call to Order, Welcome and Introductions
Maryland Senator Gail Bates

2:32 PM Old Business – Approval of Spring Task Force Summit Minutes

2:34 PM A Report from the Fiscal Policy Reform Working Group

2:38 PM A Report from the Public Pension Reform Working Group

2:42 PM A Report from the E-Commerce and Taxation Joint Working Group

2:45 PM Legislative Leaders: Pension Reform in Michigan and Pennsylvania

3:00 PM Collective Bargaining Reform in Wisconsin

3:10 PM Congressional efforts to halt cross-border taxation and regulation

3:25 PM Policy Debate: Property-Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Programs

3:45 PM What’s the Matter With Kansas

4:00 PM Impact of Possible State and Local Income Tax Deduction Elimination

4:10 PM TABOR: How to Replicate the Colorado Success

4:25 PM Annual Mercatus Center state fiscal rankings preview

4:35 PM Marijuana: determining the financial impact of legalization and regulation

5:00 PM Center for State Fiscal Reform updates

5:10 PM New Model Policy for Consideration
Res. Opposing Property-Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Programs
Res. Opposing Taxpayer Financing of Professional Sports Stadiums
Model Policy for Five Year Review Process
Enhanced Integrity in Public Pension Plan Reporting
Res. Urging Congress to Cut the Federal Corp. Tax Rate & Adopt a Home Rate System

5:15 PM Lew Uhler: National Tax Limitation Committee’s “Tax Reform Truth Squad” preview

5:25 PM New Business

5:30 PM Adjournment