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States with No Income Tax Grow Faster and Create More Jobs

glenn183 Wrote: Dec 16, 2012 5:48 AM
They're not and paying the price. I notice you put your 'conservatism' in quotes. What do you mean by that? What "them" is looking ridiculous? You're one of those guys that wants Democrat lite as your 'republicans'

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...