Tax Policy Center

Average Income and Effective Tax Rate over various Policies

Campaigns, Proposals, and Reforms

This 2013 distribution table shows the average pre-tax and post-tax incomes, across cash income quintiles, under various policies. These policies are: Pre-EGTRRA tax law, 2008 tax law, 2011 tax law, and the President's proposal both with and without the 2010 health reform act.

October 2, 2011
Federal Budget and Economy

This 2013 distribution table shows the average effective tax rates, across cash income quintiles, under various policies. These policies are: Pre-EGTRRA tax law, 2008 tax law, 2011 tax law, and the President's proposal both with and without the 2010 health reform act.

October 2, 2011