California might be facing calls for a higher cigarette tax in the near future. This session, the state Senate had been considering SB-591, which would raise the tax to $2 per pack. Despite clearing committee, the bill...
- Federal Individual Income Tax Burden by Major City Area, ...
Federal Individual Income Tax Burden by Major City Area, 2004
Key Findings A marriage penalty or bonus is the change in a couple’s total tax bill as a result of getting married and thus filing their taxes jointly. Marriage bonuses typically occur when two individuals with disparate incomes marry...
Individual income taxes are a major source of state government revenue, accounting for 35 percent of state tax collections. Their prominence in public policy considerations is further enhanced by the fact that individuals are directly responsible...
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