WE BELIEVE THAT TAX REFORM
SHOULD WORK FOR All.
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act Is a Far Cry from the Kind of Support Most Americans Need to Build Their Financial Stability.
Earlier this month, in an effort to sell the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 to the broader public, House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) sent a Tweet highlighting the story of a secretary in Pennsylvania who, because of last year’s tax cuts, saw her take-home pay increase by...
Dear Advocate, Members of the Tax Alliance have mobilized quickly to fight against Republican tax plans that provide little to no benefit for low-income and working-class families. We've been meeting with several offices on Capitol Hill to discuss all that’s currently...
In response to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch's (R-Utah) call for input and feedback from tax stakeholders across the country on how to improve the American tax system through tax reform, The Tax Alliance for Economic Mobility submitted the following...
Inclusive, progressive and equitable
Policies will significantly increase benefits for lower‐income households and households of color.
Policies will have a significant and sustainable impact on the relative economic mobility of lower-‐income households and households of color.
Where relevant and feasible, policies will include automatic enrollment features and low costs to maximize access
by low‐income households.
Policies will be easy for everyone to understand.
Policies will include measures that enable Americans to
measure and track outcomes over time.
Jeremie Greer | Vice President, Policy & Research, Prosperity Now
Christopher M. Brown | Financial Policy Director, PolicyLink
Alexandra Bastien I Senior Associate, PolicyLink