Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee


Map Title: State Budget Outlooks, 2014
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The Washington Post, using produced data from the National Conference of State Legislatures, produced a few maps showing how states are projected to fare in the rest of the fiscal year.


Map Title: Business Tax Credits, 1999 to 2013
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Connecticut Open Data has produced a map showing businesses that have been awarded or earned tax credits from 1999 through the end of 2013.


Map Title: States' Fiscal Planning
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: The Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank, produced a report grading each state's fiscal planning tools. Connecticut earned an 8.5 out of 10, the highest score.


Map Title: State Credit Ratings
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: The Tax Foundation used Standard and Poor's credit ratings on a map for easy visualization.


Map Title: Average State and Local Sales Tax Burden
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: A Reuters blog entry has a map showing the combined state and average local sales tax burden.


Map Title: Growth in State Tax Collections, 2001-2011
Interactive: No
Printable: Yes
Description: The nonpartisan Tax Foundation examined the increase (and decrease) in taxes collected by states from 2001 to 2011.


Map Title: Collecting E-Commerce Taxes
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The National Conference of State Legislatures has an interactive map showing estimates of how much each state loses by not collecting sales tax on e-commerce.


Map Title: Government Subsidies to Business
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: The New York Times investigated how much states are giving businesses in financial incentives and which business are receiving the most money.


Map Title: Gasoline Taxes by State
Interactive: Yes
Printable: Yes
Description: Bankrate.com has produced an interactive map showing how much each state taxes a gallon of gasoline.