January 14, 2022
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis wants to use $1 billion in American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds to suspend Florida’s gas tax for five months. Suspending the...
January 13, 2022
If you have ever been issued a speeding ticket, you probably grumbled about the government using you as a piggy bank. In our new research...
January 11, 2022
In a new paper , we show that more than half of the income generated by closely held businesses (that is, firms other than corporations)...
January 11, 2022
Over the past three decades, the United States has gone from taxing roughly half of closely held business (that is, firms other than corporations) and...
January 12, 2022
As my colleague Elaine Maag noted the other day , Democrats are squabbling again (or is it still) over how to structure the Child Tax...
January 5, 2022
Some state and federal level lawmakers are considering new taxes on guns and ammunition. After all, if you want less of something—like the guns used to commit violence in schools—tax them, right?
January 4, 2022
In 2021, the Child Tax Credit (CTC), helped nearly all families with children . But this year, because American Rescue Plan (ARP) expansions have lapsed,...
December 28, 2021
Just based on its sheer size and scope, the Biden administration’s Build Back Better (BBB) agenda was always likely to shrink as it made its...
December 27, 2021
While advancing racial equity has been a top priority for the Biden Administration , mayors were attempting to tackle unequal access to wealth and opportunity...
December 22, 2021
Welcome to the Tax Policy Center’s annual Lump of Coal Award for the year’s biggest tax policy blunders, Build Back Better edition. Even by the...