High-Income Taxpayers, Progressivity, and Inequality


Featured Research

Comparing Ordinary Income Tax Rate Proposals by 2020 Presidential Candidates

November 20, 2019

Senator Sanders Proposes a Tax on “Extreme” Wealth

September 25, 2019

A Preliminary Look at 2018 Tax Data

July 19, 2019

A Growing Percentage of Americans Have Zero Income Tax Liability

March 14, 2019

How Do Transfers and Progressive Taxes Affect the Distribution of Income?

March 12, 2019

Sanders’ Estate Tax Plan Won’t Likely Raise the Revenue Intended

January 31, 2019


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