Tax Budget

The single greatest thing we could do to compete with our neighboring states to attract jobs and create new economic growth? Comprehensive tax reform. Lower rates and fewer special-interest exemptions is South Carolina’s winning formula to sustain and grow a bright economic future.

Latest Publications

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 Wrong Solution for a Real Problem

How can we be compassionately responsive to the needs of low-to-middle income South Carolinians in regards to housing affordability?

How Federal Grants Cause More State Spending

A new comprehensive study from the Interstate Policy Alliance (IPA) and Palmetto Promise Institute (PPI) concludes that increased federal spending…

Tax & Budget in the News

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.