Federal Tax Conformity: 7 Facts Our Legislature Must Face

Back in February, we raised the alarm about how the big tax changes out of Washington passed in […]

Santee Cooper Rate Increase Projections: 2018 Update

This is a companion publication to Santee Cooper’s Uncertain Future. by Katie Player, PhD & M.T. Maloney, PhD […]

Should South Carolina conform to federal tax law changes?

To freedom-loving South Carolinians, the only worse words than “federal” and “conformity” spoken singly are “federal conformity” spoken […]

Funding failure: South Carolina’s broken school-funding system

South Carolina’s public schools are supported by a host of education funding sources that have seen healthy growth […]

Could Tax Reform Happen in South Carolina, Too?

Breaking: South Carolina could fix its tax system too. Encouraging news from the Pope Committee’s recent meeting.

New Study: Funding Our Children For Success

Streamlining South Carolina’s broken education funding formula would empower teachers, parents and students. Find out how in our groundbreaking study.

The Crisis That’s as Big as V.C. Summer

To achieve real, substantive tax reform, policy makers need a roadmap, good information and determined leadership. The future prosperity of our state and people depends on it.

South Carolina and the Competition for Wealth

Every day states compete for people, jobs and wealth. What kind of punch does South Carolina throw? Dr. Oran Smith calls the fight.

“SALT”-y Profiles in Tax Reform Courage

South Carolina leaders should take a lesson from North Carolina and the “California 11” when it comes to fundamentally fixing South Carolina’s broken tax code.

10 Frightful Facts about South Carolina Taxes

South Carolina’s tax code is downright terrifying: unfair, unsustainable and uncompetitive. Read on if you dare.