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Sharing taxes for the larger good

David Beach  |  04/16/06 @ 12:55pm

Is the concept of tax sharing catching on in Northeast Ohio? Cleveland and Independence just announced a deal to share income taxes from a new Cavaliers practice facility. The PD recently reported that the mayor of Hudson is talking about sharing property taxes with Twinsburg and Stow. And some local officials are even discussing the metropolitan tax-base sharing program of Minnesota as a model.

What are the benefits of tax sharing, and how could we do it on a regional scale (the scale that really matters)? Go here for more thoughts and background.

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