Distant Dome with Garry Rayno

Revenue Growth in New Hampshire Is Slowing Down

Monday, October 16, 2017 Garry Rayno 0

All four taxes, the two primary business taxes — profits and enterprise — along with the rooms and meals tax and the real estate transfer tax, are showing signs of slowing down or leveling off meaning money to pay for priorities will not be as readily available. READ MORE

Distant Dome with Garry Rayno

NH’s hodgepodge tax system is flush when times are good

Friday, August 18, 2017 Garry Rayno 0

People used to say the New Hampshire revenue system relied on “sin taxes” such as tobacco, liquor and gambling to fund government. Although that was about half the picture, the state has always relied on businesses and tourism to pay a large share of its tax burden. READ MORE