July 15, 2003

Tax Options for Arkansas: Funding Education After the Lake View Case


The purpose of this study is to analyze the implications of the Lake View case for the future of financing public education in Arkansas. The study has three broad goals:

  • First, the report provides a detailed menu of revenue- raising options that could be used to meet the Lake View spending mandates.
  • Second, the report examines the tax equity impact of various financing options on Arkansas taxpayers at different income levels.
  • Third, the report analyzes the impact on economic development of these financing options

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