At NPR’s Planet Money, Quoctrung Bui has put together an attractive and interesting data visualization on real income growth in the United States. As he describes it, there are two distinct eras for income growth since...
- State Individual Income Tax Collections Per Capita, Fisca...
State Individual Income Tax Collections Per Capita, Fiscal Years 2007-2011
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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