Latest Reports

State Tax Reform Worsens Racial Equity

Through a long and varied legislative history, Montana’s elected leaders have created a tax system where households living on lower and moderate...

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Policy Basics: The Housing Choice Voucher Program

All Montanans deserve a safe, affordable, and stable place to call home. The federal Housing Choice Voucher program is an important tool that we can...

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After 400 Years: It is Time to Honor the Treaties

November is Native American Heritage Month which is a time to acknowledge indigenous people’s significant contributions and celebrate Indigenous...

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BBB Specifics: Child Care

Last week, President Biden and Congress unveiled the latest version of the federal recovery package, coined the Build Back Better plan. This package...

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Montana Budget & Policy Center

Shaping policy for a stronger Montana.

MBPC is a nonprofit organization focused on providing credible and timely research and analysis on budget, tax, and economic issues that impact low- and moderate-income Montana families.