Archive for June 2016

Report: Comparison of Montgomery’s tax burden to other jurisdictions

This report (2016-7) from the County Council’s Office of Legislative Oversight describes the “Individual and Business Tax Burdens in Local Jurisdictions”. The report analyzes the tax burden for individuals living in and businesses based in Montgomery County compared to Prince George’s County (MD), Fairfax County (VA), Howard County (MD), The District of Columbia and Frederick…

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Analysis of 2016 General Assembly Legislation

An analysis by The Maryland Public Policy Institute of 2016 legislation by the Maryland General Assembly.  “In the negotiations over the final version of the bill, House negotiators offered to cut the highest tax bracket (affecting households making over $300,000) to 5.69 percent from the current rate of 5.75 percent. The Senate countered with a…

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