Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

Wisconsin's Manufacturing Machinery & Equipment Tax Exemptions: A Framework for Analysis

This report explores Wisconsin's machinery and equipment property and sales tax exemptions. The authors estimate that the value of exempt M&E is $16.5 billion, more than the Department of Revenue's estimate of $11.9 billion. The report includes an analytical framework to assess the impact of the M&E exemptions on state economic development. Presentation slides

Additional Info

  • Volume or issue no.: Public Affairs Workshop, Domestic Issues, Public Affairs 869, taught by Andrew Reschovsky in Spring 2005
  • Author(s): Alison H. Bergum, Pr Jason Engle, Michael A. Goodman, Sarah A. Maguire and Amanda M. Rogers
  • Client Name: the Wisconsin Department of Revenue