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New Hampshire Public Radio

Got a question about New Hampshire? Whether you’re a lifelong Granite Stater or a transplant just settling in, chances are, you've got a question about makes the Granite State the, well, Granite State. You ask, we answer. That's the idea behind Second Greatest Show On Earth.

New Hampshire Public Radio

Tax Man

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April 15, 202019min 44sec

The "New Hampshire Advantage" is part of the state's branding. It’s the idea that New Hampshire offers a strong business climate, partly due to its low taxes.

But why is this such a tenet of the state’s philosophy? Why is New Hampshire so very against a state income tax?

This story was originally published in 2018 for the NHPR program Word of Mouth.