This year, disturbing reports of increased crime have dominated the news, both in Louisiana and nationally. Crime is a serious issue that demands thoughtful solutions to deter criminal behavior and promote public safety. They should be guided by data and evidence, not anecdotes. That’s why Pelican set out to review and better understand the underlying...View Report
The question of whether states can or should tax businesses when their only in-state presence is an internet link on an affiliate’s website has been a point of controversy in recent years.
Fergus Hodgson provides an overview of tax policy changes within the current legislative session.
An expansion of state taxing powers - HB 641 - better known as the Amazon tax, passed the House today with a vote of 78 to 14.
HB 641 - better known as the Amazon tax - would reclassify out-of-state companies as in-state if they receive commissioned referrals from in-state affiliates.