And the [News] Beat Goes On: Another Sampling of Media Coverage From a Busy Tax Week

April 16, 2009

The filing deadline for federal income taxes, as well as the Tax Day Tea Party protests, brought a new wave of media coverage for us. I appeared on CNN last night to talk about federal, state and local tax burdens; staff economist Josh Barro did a live segment yesterday morning on Fox Business News to compare tax situations in different states. While we don’t yet have the video for those segments, here’s a sample of some more media coverage we received from yesterday:

On Tax Freedom Day and the federal income tax:

On our recently released 2009 Poll on Taxes, Government Spending and Wealth Distribution:

On state taxes and sin taxes:

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