ITEP In The News

Bloomberg: Ohio Income Tax Cuts

September 27, 2016

"The shifting composition of Ohio's taxes has meant a shift, too, in who pays for state and local government. According to an analysis by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy of the major tax changes between 2005 and 2014,...

Think Progress: Use this guide to fact check Trump during the debate.

September 27, 2016

"In reality, undocumented immigrants are a net positive to the economy, contributing $11.64 billion into local and state taxes, according to a 2016 Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy report. What’s more, undocumented immigrants also contributed $35.1 billion to the...

Forbes: "Brown People" Are "Genetically Inferior" Trump Supporter Claims, With No Facts To Prove It

September 15, 2016

"The Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, a  non-profit, non-partisan think tank, reported that in 2012, undocumented immigrants paid more than $11.6 billion in state and local taxes." Read more...

Bloomberg Government: Trump to Tout Tax Plan's Growth Benefits Amid Questions of Cost

September 15, 2016

"Matt Gardner, executive director of the left-leaning Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, called dynamic scoring a 'myopic analysis that’s done with a thumb on the scale. The premise is that tax cuts always help, and spending cuts never hurt.'”...

The Oklahoman: Flawed alternatives offered by criticis of Oklahoma criminal fees

September 15, 2016

"This is why, when the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy analyzed tax systems in all 50 states in 2015, the group found Oklahoma families with annual income of less than $18,000 still paid about 10.5 percent of earnings in...

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