Annual Reports

2016 Cost of City Government Report

REPORT: UTAH CITIES TAKE $564 PER PERSON ANNUALLY Utah Taxpayers Association Cost of City Governments Report finds Salt Lake City and South Salt Lake to be the most expensive cities for taxpayers; Riverton and Taylorsville the least expensive. The Utah Taxpayers Association has released its 2016 Cost of City Governments Report. The report analyzes the […]

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2015 Cost of City Governments Report Released

The 2015 Cost of City Governments report shows the relationship between city government revenue and citizen income in Utah’s 50 largest cities. This data provides a snapshot of on average how much of each thousand dollars earned by a citizen is consumed by the city government in Utah.

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Sales Taxes in Utah – A New Report from the Utah Taxpayers Association

The sales tax is one of the most easily understood yet often forgotten taxes. We all intuitively know that the final price we pay for something will be slightly higher than the sticker price. But did you know there are many different sales tax rates? Do you know how many of these different rates go into the final tax you pay and which rates apply to which purchases?

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2015 Cost of County Governments Report

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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How Utah Compares Reports

The Utah Taxpayers Association annually calculates tax burdens for all 50 states using data from the US Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis.

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School Spending Reports

Your Taxpayers Association compiles and provides financial and statistical data for Utah’s school districts and charter schools.

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