Every year, the IRS adjusts more than 40 tax provisions for inflation. This is done to prevent what is called “bracket creep.” This is the phenomenon by which people are pushed into higher income tax brackets or have...
- State Gasoline Tax Rates, 2009-2013
State Gasoline Tax Rates, 2009-2013
Tax Foundation Fiscal Fact No. 264 Introduction Every day, news headlines highlight the rising price of crude oil. An article on the determinants of oil prices, ominously titled "The Price of Fear," was the top story in a recent edition of...
Tax Foundation Fiscal Fact No. 263 Facing a $3.2 billion deficit, newly elected Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy (D) recently proposed a FY 2012 budget that would increase taxes by $1.5 billion, cut spending by $758 million and reduce public...
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