One of the clearest signs of trouble in the city are vacant lots. From the hundreds to the thousands we know land vacancy depresses the attractiveness and value of surrounding homes and businesses. Cities are the engines of a vibrant economy and society. We all know what we want in our communities, but often we […]
Can Land Value Tax Give Baltimore’s Neighborhoods Back to Their Residents? CPTR Co-Director, Josh Vincent, was interviewed by the Real News Network about how implementing LVT might benefit the City of Baltimore. Watch this thorough and compelling interview.
The Robert Schalkenbach Foundation and Center for the Study of Economics are pleased to announce the creation of the “Center for Property Tax Reform” (CPTR), a new, joint undertaking between these long-time collaborators. Both RSF and CSE share a commitment to increasing understanding and adoption of Land Value Tax (LVT), a form of property tax […]