Last week, the Tax Policy Center held an event called “Measuring the Distribution of Federal Spending and Taxes.” At this event, Gerald Prante presented his findings from the Tax Foundation study called “A Distributional...
- Monday Map: EITC Recipients by State
Monday Map: EITC Recipients by State
Today's Monday Map shows the percentage of filers in each state who receive an earned income tax credit (EITC.) This tax credit is targeted towards lower income working people (more on how this works here). Many federal income tax "nonpayers" are EITC recipients (though they may still have some taxable income, the credit they get back exceeds their tax liability.)
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