April 3, 2017

New Jersey Policy Perspectives: Undocumented Residents Pay $587 Million a Year in NJ Taxes

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New Jersey’s undocumented immigrants contribute $587 million in state and local taxes, the sixth highest level of all the states. And those contributions would increase by $73 million – the eighth most of all states – under comprehensive immigration reform. These are the key Garden State findings in a new 50-state study released today by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy.

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