September 24, 2019

Louisville Courier Journal: Scholarship Tax Credits Are Private School Vouchers and Tax Shelters for the Wealthy

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In a 2017 analysis, the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy took a look at how “scholarship tax credit” programs impacted the budgets of the 17 states where they had been put into effect. Taken together, these states were diverting more than $1 billion per year from the public coffers toward private schools via tax credits. Kentucky taxpayers simply cannot afford that. Read more