Archive for taxes and the public sector

Local Option Sales Tax: A Louisville Perspective

A USI report commissioned by the Metro Council of Louisville examines the use of a local option sales tax in Louisville’s peer cities and estimates the prospective yield and incidence if the LOST were implemented in Louisville Metro. Read the full report here.

Indicators of Financial Condition in Pre- and Post-Merger Louisville

Is Louisville financially better off in a merged government? A new USI research report examines the financial conditions of Louisville before and after merger with Jefferson County, available here.