“Voices” Think Tank Targets Tax Code

Back • Publication Date: December 8, 2020 • Fiscal & Economics

A New Haven-based think tank Tuesday proposed three fixes for a regressive tax system that disproportionately burdens working- and middle-class families: higher income tax rates on top earners, new taxes on capital gains and mansions, and expanded property and earned income tax credits.

Those proposed solutions are all included in a new report put out by the think tank, Connecticut Voices for Children.

The 79-page report is called “Advancing Economic Justice Through Tax Reform.” It was published on Tuesday, when it was also the main subject of discussion during CT Voices’s 20th annual budget forum, held online via Zoom.

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Authors: Thomas Breen •  Source: New Haven Independent • View

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