A Tax Plan for Our Brighter Future paper-digital In Louisiana’s Comeback: A Tax Reform for Our Brighter Future, the Pelican Institute identifies the state’s significant tax problems and proposes a path to set the state in a brighter direction, including flattening the personal and corporate income taxes to 3.5% rates, reducing the number of tax preferences, eliminating...View Report
Fergus Hodgson provides an overview of tax policy changes within the current legislative session.
Pelican President, Kevin Kane, advocates cost-saving approaches adopted successfully by other states.
The Pelican Institute's latest research compares Louisiana's pension crisis Wisconsin's. Despite less coverage, Louisiana's situation is far worse, and Bobby Jindal's plan is nowhere near enough to make a dent in the unfunded liabilities.
As fiscal pressure dominates political debates across the nation, Louisianians can now see all state employee salaries at the click of a button.