Taxes and Poverty in the United States

In the Spotlight

The April 15th deadline for filing individual income tax returns, also known as Tax Day, brings to light the state of the nation’s tax system and how it impacts those living in poverty. This year, the continued debate over the federal minimum wage and the varied effectiveness of anti-poverty initiatives has thrusted the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) into the spotlight. …

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