April 10, 2019

Politifact: Kamala Harris Calls Her LIFT Plan ‘The Most Significant Middle-Class Tax Cut in Generations.’ Is It?

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Meg Wiehe, deputy director of the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, considered a left-of-center think tank, said Harris’ descriptions are “a fair and an accurate portrayal.”

Wiehe said it’s not just the size of Harris’ plan that makes it significant. It’s how it delivers the benefit.

“These refundable credits really are the most cost-effective, targeted way to deliver benefits to middle and to low-income workers,” Wiehe said. Read more