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Utah’s leaky budget bucket - Salt Lake Tribune Editorial by Allison Rowland, Ph.D.

06 June 2012
Balancing Utah’s budget each year should involve carefully weighing all competing priorities for scarce resources. Unfortunately, this time-honored method of allocating state dollars among competing needs has been quietly undermined in recent years. Each step in the process of moving…

THE EAGLE HAS LANDED!

26 April 2012
Sam the Eagle has experienced quite a journey around the state, seeing some of the ways that taxes benefit Utahns of all ages. We have created a 2 minute video of her travels, including some stops we didn’t post earlier.…

THE EAGLE HAS LANDED!

13 April 2012
Sam the Eagle has experienced quite a journey around the state, seeing some of the ways that taxes benefit Utahns of all ages. We have created a 2 minute video of her travels, including some stops we didn’t post earlier.…

Report: Few states effectively measure benefit of tax breaks

13 April 2012
Study • Utah among many that need regular evaluation to see if incentives spur job growth. Most states, including Utah, could do a better job tracking whether their tax breaks for businesses are actually spurring job growth, including some that…

JOIN SAM THE EAGLE AS WE COUNTDOWN TO TAX DAY 2012.

13 April 2012
Paying taxes is not just a civic duty. Taxes play a vital role in making Utah a great place to live and raise our families. Follow Sam’s journey on Facebook at www.facebook.com/UtahChildren and email your own ideas about why taxes…

JOIN SAM THE EAGLE AS WE COUNTDOWN TO TAX DAY 2012.

09 April 2012
Paying taxes is not just a civic duty. Taxes play a vital role in making Utah a great place to live and raise our families. Follow Sam’s journey on Facebook at www.facebook.com/UtahChildren and email your own ideas about why taxes…

JOIN SAM THE EAGLE AS WE COUNTDOWN TO TAX DAY 2012.

03 April 2012
Paying taxes is not just a civic duty. Taxes play a vital role in making Utah a great place to live and raise our families. Follow Sam’s journey on Facebook at www.facebook.com/UtahChildren and email your own ideas about why taxes…

JOIN SAM THE EAGLE AS WE COUNTDOWN TO TAX DAY 2012.

02 April 2012
Paying taxes is not just a civic duty. Taxes play a vital role in making Utah a great place to live and raise our families. Follow Sam’s journey on Facebook at www.facebook.com/UtahChildren and email your own ideas about why taxes…

Analysis: More Utah children live in areas of poverty, Study • 27,000 Utah children now living in such areas.

24 February 2012
Utah is among states with relatively few children living in areas where poverty is prevalent. That’s the good news. The bad news, according to a newly released study, is that the number of Utah children residing in poor neighborhoods increased…

Data Snapshot on High-Poverty Communities - KIDS COUNT

23 February 2012
All children need strong families and supportive communities to realize their full potential. For the nearly 8 million children under age 18 living in areas of concentrated poverty (see box below for a complete description) in the United States, critical…