Taxation without Employment: The Case for the District's Strong Local Hiring Rules

Taxation without Employment: The Case for the District's Strong Local Hiring Rules

by Thomas Cafcas

December 2012

Despite a building boom in the District of Columbia, D.C. residents remain underrepresented on area construction sites. Recently strengthened local hiring rules could reduce the gap, but much remains to be done to implement the new policy. Taxation without Employment: The Case for the District’s Strong Local Hiring Rules reviews the District’s experience with local hiring and explores why the recently strengthened requirements appear successful.

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