• Policy Position

    Minimum Wage

    posted May 13, 2018 by Jon Sanders
    Updated as of January 2020. North Carolina’s minimum wage is tied to the federal minimum wage, which is currently $7.25 per hour. Except in the case of tipped workers, employers…
  • Policy Position

    Tax Reform

    posted May 13, 2018 by Dr. Roy Cordato
    Updated as of January 2020. For many years, economists and tax policy researchers maintained that North Carolina’s tax system needed a major overhaul. The system was a model of hodgepodge…

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