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Policy Basics: Property Taxes in Montana

Montana’s property tax system provides important funding for education through our local schools, infrastructure, like our roads and bridges, and...

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Montana’s Lost Opportunity To Invest in a Montana for All

The 2023 Montana Legislature had a once-in-a-generation opportunity to invest in a Montana for all. At the beginning of the session, the state’s...

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The Indian Child Welfare Act: What It Means to Protect Tribal Sovereignty

As Congress summarized in the Congressional hearings that led to the passage of ICWA in 1978, and as quoted by Justice Gorsuch of the Supreme Court of...

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MBPC is looking for additional board members!

Are you or someone you know looking for leadership experience and interested in the inner workings of policymaking? The Montana Budget &...

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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.