Tax Policy Center

New York

State and Local Issues: TaxVox
Amazon’s decision to build big new facilities in New York City and Northern Virginia prompted a predictable outcry about the reported $2 billion plus in...
November 20, 2018Tracy Gordon
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
Four blue states filed a lawsuit yesterda y, claiming that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act’s limitation on the state and local tax (SALT) deduction...
July 17, 2018Howard Gleckman
: TaxVox
Yesterday, the IRS issued a notice warning states that are contemplating one workaround to the Tax Cut and Jobs Act’s (TCJA) $10,000 annual limit on...
May 24, 2018Steven M. Rosenthal
: TaxVox
The IRS is unable to do right by taxpayers, says the National Taxpayer Advocate. In its annual report to Congress , the in-house IRS watchdog finds that the agency’s budget cuts have eroded taxpayer service , especially for low-income taxpayers. At the same time the lack of effective administrative
January 15, 2015Renu Zaretsky
Individual Taxes: TaxVox
Last Tuesday, voters in several states approved modest tax hikes. Increasingly, states are using ballot measures to determine whether to support new taxes. Some of...
November 11, 2013Norton Francis
State and Local Issues: TaxVox
After years of grim revenue news, state tax collections are surging. As they do, governors and state legislators are making decisions about how to manage...
June 19, 2013Kim S. Rueben