Tax Policy Center

distributional analysis

: TaxVox
Since we were founded in 2002 as a joint venture of the Urban Institute and the Brookings Institution, the Tax Policy Center (TPC) has brought...
October 27, 2017Mark J. Mazur
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Individual tax expenditures reduced federal revenues by $1.168 trillion in 2015, according to new estimates by the Tax Policy Center. And the biggest share of...
September 28, 2016Yifan PowersDaniel Berger
Federal Budget and Economy: TaxVox
Last week, House Speaker Paul Ryan said in a CNBC interview that the distributional analysis of tax plans done by the Tax Policy Center, the Joint Committee on Taxation, and others is based on the “ridiculous notion” that the effect of tax changes on different income groups is important. Ryan, who
March 22, 2016Howard Gleckman
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
The Tax Policy Center’s tables showing the distribution of President Obama’s new income tax proposals indicate that some middle-class households would pay more tax than under current law. The Administration says they wouldn't. The reason is that TPC and the White House disagree over what counts as
February 2, 2015Leonard E. Burman