Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

The Utah Taxpayers Association’s purpose is to be the watchdog for Utah taxpayers. We work to protect Utahns from unnecessary and burdensome government regulations and taxes. The Association uses set principles of efficient government and equitable taxation to evaluate legislative proposals. The Association used these principles to evaluate Governor Herbert’s Medicaid expansion proposal known as Healthy [...]

Legislative Watchlists

Legislative Watchlists

Follow the Utah Taxpayers Association during each legislative session by viewing the Utah Taxpayers Legislative Watch Lists.

Truth-in-Taxation for the Motor Fuel Tax

Truth-in-Taxation for the Motor Fuel Tax

The Utah Taxpayers Association proposes that Utah convert from a flat cents-per-gallon fuel tax to a statewide certified fuel tax rate, similar to Utah’s certified property tax rate. Like Utah’s certified property tax rate, a certified fuel tax rate would adjust to guarantee prior year revenue.     Under a certified rate, prior year revenue is guaranteed, plus [...]

Upcoming 2015 Legislative Priorities

Upcoming 2015 Legislative Priorities

In the upcoming 2015 legislative session, your Taxpayers Association will actively support legislation that will help improve the state’s economy and remove unnecessary government burdens on taxpayers. We will also stand against any discussion of raising taxes in the upcoming year.

Fast Tax Booklets

Fast Tax Booklets

The Utah Taxpayers Association annually publishes a "Fast Tax" booklet that summarizes all of the major state and local taxes in Utah.

2015 Pre-Legislative Conference Presentation Materials

2015 Pre-Legislative Conference Presentation Materials

View the presentation materials used at our 2015 Pre-Legislative Conference.

Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

Healthy Utah 2.0 and the Taxpayer Perspective on Medicaid Expansion

04 March 2015

The Utah Taxpayers Association’s purpose is to be the watchdog for Utah taxpayers. We work to protect Utahns from unnecessary and burdensome government regulations and taxes. The Association uses set principles of efficient government and equitable taxation to evaluate legislative proposals. The Association used these principles to evaluate Governor Herbert’s Medicaid expansion proposal known as Healthy [...]

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Legislative Watchlists

Legislative Watchlists

29 January 2015

Follow the Utah Taxpayers Association during each legislative session by viewing the Utah Taxpayers Legislative Watch Lists.

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Truth-in-Taxation for the Motor Fuel Tax

Truth-in-Taxation for the Motor Fuel Tax

27 January 2015

The Utah Taxpayers Association proposes that Utah convert from a flat cents-per-gallon fuel tax to a statewide certified fuel tax rate, similar to Utah’s certified property tax rate. Like Utah’s certified property tax rate, a certified fuel tax rate would adjust to guarantee prior year revenue.     Under a certified rate, prior year revenue is guaranteed, plus [...]

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Upcoming 2015 Legislative Priorities

Upcoming 2015 Legislative Priorities

22 January 2015

In the upcoming 2015 legislative session, your Taxpayers Association will actively support legislation that will help improve the state’s economy and remove unnecessary government burdens on taxpayers. We will also stand against any discussion of raising taxes in the upcoming year.

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2015 Pre-Legislative Conference Presentation Materials

2015 Pre-Legislative Conference Presentation Materials

13 January 2015

View the presentation materials used at our 2015 Pre-Legislative Conference.

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2015 Cost of County Governments Report

2015 Cost of County Governments Report

08 January 2015

This report shows the relationship between county government revenue and citizen income in Utah’s 29 counties. This data provides a snapshot of on average how much of each thousand dollars earned by a citizen is consumed by the county government in Utah.

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Healthy Utah Inappropriately Deepens Utah’s Relationship with Obamacare

Healthy Utah Inappropriately Deepens Utah’s Relationship with Obamacare

05 February 2015

The Taxpayers Association commends the Utah Legislature’s Healthcare Reform Taskforcefor its thorough study of the Governor’s plan and encourages the full Legislature to follow suit in its opposition to Healthy Utah.

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The Utah Taxpayer – Newsletters

The Utah Taxpayer – Newsletters

03 February 2015

The Utah Taxpayers Association publishes a monthly newsletter, The Utah Taxpayer. Email kelsey@utahtaxpayers.org to have the newsletter sent to your inbox every month.

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