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Capital Gains Reform Will Strengthen Montana

In 2003, the Montana legislature passed a capital gains credit that benefits a very narrow part of our population, at the expense of public programs from education to health care. Montana is one of just nine states offering a significant tax break for capital gains income.

This report explains how the capital gains credit is costing Montana valuable revenue, and why we need funding for our public structures more than ever.

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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.