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Nov 01, 1998
PUBLIC FINANCE > Municipal
Despite the state's progress in reducing the overall burden of property taxes in the years since Proposition 2½ was adopted, Massachusetts businesses continue to pay a disproportionate share of the local property tax bill, according to this in-depth...
PUBLIC FINANCE > Municipal
Oct 01, 1997
PUBLIC FINANCE > Taxes
This study, one of a series comparing the Commonwealth's taxes and business costs with other states, finds that Massachusetts ranks higher than the national average for personal income and corporate income taxes, and lower than average for sales and...
PUBLIC FINANCE > Taxes
Nov 01, 1995
ECONOMY
This report on the state's procurement rules and regulations for design services cites sharp differences between private sector and public sector practices in building construction and design. The study concludes that architectural and engineering...
ECONOMY
Aug 01, 1995
ECONOMY
This report, which launched a major effort by MTF to highlight the competitive cost disadvantage faced by Massachusetts businesses, has helped spearhead a number of positive reforms to reduce business costs and taxes in the Commonwealth. The survey...
ECONOMY