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USA Today: Fact Checking the NC Senate Race

October 13, 2014

Meg Wiehe, state tax policy director for the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, said that, based only on the income tax portion of the changes, about 35% of North Carolinians would see a tax increase, another 16% would see...

Politico: Fact Checking the NC Senate Race

October 10, 2014

  Meg Wiehe, state tax policy director for the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, said that, based only on the income tax portion of the changes, about 35 percent of North Carolinians would see a tax increase, another 16...

Governing: Will Mass. Repeal Gas Tax Hike?

October 10, 2014

Matthew Gardner, executive director of the left-leaning Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, notes that many states in recent years have gone down the same road as Massachusetts by linking fuel taxes to inflation or prices. “It’s been a very...

Bloomberg BNA: Will Big Brother Soon Track Your Car for Tax Purposes?

October 8, 2014

All states impose some kind of gas tax that generally supports transportation infrastructure, but the taxes and fees that drivers actually pay make up a smaller share of total highway funding than at any point since the Interstate Highway System...

New York Times: The State-by-State Revival of the Right

October 7, 2014

In an analysis of how the Indiana cuts are distributed by income groups, the liberal Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy found that the bottom 20 percent are getting an average cut of $10, those in the middle are getting...

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