ITEP In The News

Des Moines Register: Undocumented immigrants pay billions in taxes

August 30, 2016

"An analysis by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, updated in February, found that the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants living in the United States collectively pay $11.64 billion in state and local taxes annually. This includes more than...

Governing: Back-to-School Tax Holidays Losing Popularity Among Lawmakers

August 30, 2016

"[Tax holidays] don’t help lower-income people much either, according to the left-leaning Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP)." Read more...

Chron: This is where immigrants in Texas are moving to

August 30, 2016

"'The 11 million undocumented immigrants currently living in the United States collectively paid $11.64 billion in state and local taxes,' explains the website for the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy." Read more...

Santa Barbara Independent: Lacking Papers but Owning Values

August 26, 2016

"A report released by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy in February of this year found that, in sum, undocumented people paid an estimated $11.64 billion in local and state taxes. As undocumented people, they will never see that...

Politico: Morning Tax: Treasury ramps up

August 25, 2016

"VIEW FROM THE LEFT: The liberal Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy is out with a couple new studies this week, including a paper arguing that state officials need to keep in mind that lowering state income taxes will lead...

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