SALT

The $10,000 cap on the state and local (SALT) deduction was introduced as part of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act as a means to broaden the individual income tax base and partially fund reductions in statutory tax rates.


Featured Research

Reviewing Benefits of the State and Local Tax Deduction by County in 2018

August 25, 2021

Options for Reforming America’s Tax Code 2.0

April 19, 2021

Who Benefits from the State and Local Tax Deduction?

January 25, 2021

Taxes and New York’s Fiscal Crisis: Evaluating Revenue Proposals to Close the State’s Budget Gap

December 8, 2020

Top Rates in Each State Under Joe Biden’s Tax Plan

October 20, 2020

A Carbon Tax to Make the TCJA’s Individual Provisions Permanent

September 30, 2020


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