But the full cost of the taxes does appear to be getting passed to consumers in at least two cities.
State and local leaders and investors gathered to discuss the economic development program on Monday.
South Dakota v. Wayfair opened the door for new collections from online retailers, with several states currently considering plans.
"I want to make sure it works the way it was intended," one Ways and Means Committee member said of the new program.
Rhode Island is recruiting companies and looking for long-term growth.
The president's fiscal 2020 spending plan also renews calls for cutting popular grant programs.
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New research finds the pricing of tax-exempt municipal “green bonds” is nearly identical to similar non-green securities.
But it stops short of reworking the “California Rule,” which restricts how retirement benefits can be altered in some states.
Some cities slap liens on homes for unpaid bills, then sell those liens to the highest bidder.
“I have a strong suspicion that the current administration will propose yet again to slash the funding for the coming fiscal year,” says a Democratic appropriator.
“This is politics masquerading as tax policy,” New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy said.
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Forty-five states and the District of Columbia collect state sales taxes, while local sales taxes exist in 38 states, according to the Tax Foundation.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says "there is no more vital long-term issue" for his state's finances than a limit on the state and local tax costs taxpayers can write off on their federal returns.
The poll results come amid discussions about taxing wealthier Americans more at the federal level.
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Revenue collections were boosted by favorable economic conditions, robust stock market returns in 2017 and the first half of 2018, and state policy actions.
The federal tax overhaul and stock market volatility help to explain some recent income tax revenue trends.
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