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States with No Income Tax Grow Faster and Create More Jobs

cb71 Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 7:06 AM
Off topic, Sybil, as usual. As I've reminded you in the past: You need to remember to take your meds....

One of the key ways of controlling state and local tax burdens, according to this map from the Tax Foundation, is to not have an income tax.

But that’s not too surprising. States have just a couple of ways of generating significant tax revenue, so it stands to reason that states without an income tax would have relatively low tax burdens.

Light-blue states have no broad-based income tax

The more important question is whether this approach leads to better economic performance. The evidence is pretty clear that zero-income-tax states grow...