Government Spending

Jan. 11 News Conference Call: Lack of Budget Transparency May Worsen Property Tax Burden

January 07, 2019

A new report says a lack of transparency in local government accounting may be adding to Nebraska’s already high property tax burden.

Accounting for Property Taxes

December 21, 2018 | by Sarah Curry

Local government accounting practices may be contributing to Nebraska's property tax problem.

Get Real About Property Taxes

October 30, 2018 | by Sarah Curry, Adam Weinberg

Can legislators work together to build a 33-vote consensus on property tax reform? And what do Nebraskans think should be done to make changes to the local tax system?

Report Surveys Nebraskans on Property Taxes

October 29, 2018

A new report offers options for property tax reforms, and surveys Nebraskans about what they think should be done.

Property Tax Reform Survey Results

October 26, 2018 | by Adam Weinberg

See the results of our latest property tax reform survey.

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Catch Up on Videos from the 2018 Platte Institute Legislative Summit

September 17, 2018

See our panels on job licensing, the state budget, local government, and property tax reform.

News Release: Senators and State Policy Leaders to Speak at Platte Institute Summit

September 10, 2018

The Platte Institute will host its 2018 Legislative Summit.

Nebraska's Crowded Budget and its Impact on Property Taxes

September 04, 2018 | by Sarah Curry

How does the state budget affect your local property tax bill?

Video News Release: State Budget and Property Taxes Discussed on September 6 Conference Call

August 31, 2018

Increases in state spending are making it harder for the Legislature to come up with additional money for state property tax relief programs.

What Are the Facts About State Government Spending?

August 28, 2018 | by Sarah Curry

Total state spending per person in Nebraska is higher than it has ever been. 

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