Covid-19 Update


Effective Monday, March 16, 2020 and until further notice, Econsult Solutions is having staff members work from home. This form of “social distancing” has been implemented with the safety of our staff and the community at large in mind. We have instituted all necessary remote-working features and remain open for business, hard at work on current engagements and eager to hear how we can support your needs. 

These are extraordinary times. The global pandemic has reached every aspect of every life in every corner of the world. More than ever, ESI stands ready to apply economics, strategy, and insight to help you move forward. Be on the lookout for additional content on our blog, Present Value. Together we will emerge stronger and wiser. 


Tax Policy

The Econsult Solutions, Inc. (ESI) team has vast experience with analyzing tax policy at the local and state levels. We understand how critical sound tax policy is for the future growth and development of any community. ESI provides the accurate models necessary to evaluate current tax policy as well as evaluate the potential economic ramifications of changing tax structures.

Our analyses cover a diverse set of impact categories including employment, revenue, housing, business, and overall economic prosperity. These insights help facilitate equitable and effective tax policy.

Our business advisory services include:

  • Tax reform evaluations.
  • Tax base analyses.
  • Comparative tax policy analysis.
  • Budget analysis.
  • Tax base and revenue forecasting.
  • Market competition identification.
  • Strategic planning and policy recommendations.
  • Econometric analyses.

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Our Experts on Tax Policy

Select Projects:

Modeling the Impact of Tax Reform in Philadelphia

ESI analyzed the potential impact of the proposed tax changes, comparing to several possible scenarios to present the implications on the City’s operating budget and job growth in Philadelphia.

KOP Bid Tax Policies

A local tax policy evaluation and tax burden comparison was performed by ESI in order to analyze the current health and competitiveness of Upper Merion Township’s tax policies.

Upper Darby Township Tax Study

ESI performed an analysis of Upper Darby Township’s tax base, recent changes to its tax base, and estimates of potential changes in the tax based in the next decade.

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