Wisconsin Taxes as Share of Income at 15-Year Low

Jon Peacock and Tamarine Cornelius
June 18, 2012

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By some measures, Wisconsin residents are paying less than ever in taxes, even before the recent round of tax-cutting by the Legislature. Despite this development, some policymakers are pushing to lower taxes further, particularly for businesses and well-off individuals. Additional reductions in tax revenue will limit the resources available to state and local governments for investments in a healthy, well-educated workforce and safe, livable communities. Read full publication.