April 4, 2018

Kentucky Center for Economic Policy: House Bill 366 Represents a Tax Shift Away from the Wealthy to Low- and Middle-Income Kentuckians

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A new analysis of HB 366 by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) shows the dramatically skewed impact of the tax changes on Kentuckians by income group. As can be seen in the graph below, Kentuckians whose income puts them in the top 5 percent will see a tax cut, with those in the top 1 percent, whose average income is $1,042,000, receiving an average tax cut of $7,086.

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