the City of Arvada, Colorado for the Alliance for Innovation
The process turns sales and use tax analysis on its head. Rather than looking at the change in sales tax for a specific store, or industry type, this tool puts the change in the context of its environment. It allows users to visualize, among several variables how stores are performing in the "market" rather than just as measured against itself. This simple design puts decision making and solutions into a new context that expands the business assistance tool kit by identifying more causes and potential solutions.