ITEP In The News

The Toledo Blade: Unequal and Unbalanced

September 22, 2014

In Ohio, a separate recent study by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy reported that the state’s tax changes since 2005 are giving the richest 1 percent of taxpayers — those with average annual incomes of more than...

Knoxville News Sentinel: Moves to Repeal Hall Income Tax Begin

September 22, 2014

The Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy did an analysis earlier this year that found wealthy residents — income averaging $970,000 per year — would receive “a whopping 63 percent of the benefits” from repeal of the Hall while another...

The Tampa Bay Times: How the Greenlight Pinellas Transit Plan Would ffect your wallet

September 21, 2014

With a regressive tax, "the people who do the best are the very best off," said Matt Gardner, executive director of the nonprofit, nonpartisan Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy in Washington. "It's pretty clear that low income families are...

The Columbus Dispatch: John Kasich, Ed FItzgerald Disagree on Tax Policy

September 21, 2014

An analysis by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy and Policy Matters Ohio, a labor-backed research group, found that when accounting for nearly all tax changes approved in the past two budget bills, about 70 percent of Ohioans will...

Politico: State Taxes and Poverty

September 19, 2014

The left-of-center Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy today will release “State Tax Codes as Poverty Fighting Tools,” a report on how states’ tax policies are helping — or hurting — the 15 percent who live in poverty: “The fact...

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