May 16, 2014

Connecticut Voices for Children: Pro-Family Tax Reform in Connecticut: A Roadmap for Improvement

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This report from the Fiscal Policy Center at Connecticut Voices for Children compares Connecticut’s tax system to those of other states and finds:

  • Connecticut is nearly alone among states in not making broad-based tax adjustments for families with dependent children. 
  • More than half of states with an income tax (24 of 41 states) offset the cost of raising children through a refundable state child tax credit, childcare tax credit, or both.  Connecticut has neither. 

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