American City County Exchange

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All Model Policies

  • Public Employee Bargaining Transparency Ordinance Draft

    Public Employee Bargaining Transparency Ordinance Summary Nothing is more important to taxpayers than fiscal responsibility grounded in transparency and accountability. This ordinance opens public-sector collective bargaining negotiations and documents to public oversight. Model Policy In accordance with state law [Insert State Code], [Insert …

  • Proclamation Recognizing Tax Freedom Day Draft

    Whereas, Tax Freedom Day is a significant date for taxpayers and lawmakers because it represents how long Americans as a whole have to work in order to pay the nation’s tax burden, and Whereas, Americans will collectively spend more on taxes in [Insert Current Year] than they will on food, …

  • A LOCAL RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF STATE MINIMUM WAGE LAW Draft

    WHEREAS, [Insert Jurisdiction] is a political subdivision, created by the [Insert State] WHEREAS, [Insert Jurisdiction] is tasked by the [Insert State] to carry out certain core responsibilities as approved by [Insert State]. WHEREAS, those core responsibilities are outlined in the [Insert State Code or Charter] WHEREAS, a local minimum wage …

  • An Ordinance for Local Coordination on Federal Regulations Draft

    (A) Definitions. (1) “Coordinate” means the action necessary to achieve coordination. (2) “Coordination” means the process by which an agency of the federal government brings its regulations, whether proposed or established, into consistency with the public policy of [Insert Jurisdiction].  This process includes a series of regular meetings in [Insert …

  • An Ordinance to Repeal Personal Property Tax Collection Draft

    WHEREAS, Ordinance No. [Insert number], passed on [Insert date], established personal property tax collection in [Insert Jurisdiction], and WHEREAS, the [Insert State] [insert state statute] has given [Insert Jurisdiction] the option not collect personal property taxes, and WHEREAS, personal property taxes make it impossible for businesses and citizens to own …

  • ACCE Principles of Taxation Final

    The fundamental principles presented here provide guidance for a neutral and effective tax system; one that raises needed revenue for core functions of government, while minimizing the burden on citizens. Simplicity – The tax code should be easy for the average citizen to understand, and it should minimize the cost …

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