By Alan Pyke on April 24, 2014
Republicans are pushing a regressive income tax cut with a sentence that could eliminate taxes on earnings above $9,000.
By Bryce Covert on April 22, 2014
Funding for the IRS is lower than it was four years ago, which means it will bring in less tax revenue.
By Bryce Covert on April 15, 2014
The Earned Income Tax Credit means the difference between buying the necessities and hardship for many poor families.
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By Esther Yu-Hsi Lee on April 15, 2014
Undocumented immigrants paid more than $10.6 billion in state and local taxes in 2010, but immigration reform could greatly increase those tax revenues.
Filing taxes may feel like a drag, but tax rates are actually relatively low in the United States.
By Bryce Covert on April 14, 2014
The deficit continued to fall in the first part of 2014, continuing last year's steep decline.
By Bryce Covert on February 28, 2014
The federal budget deficit is now the smallest since 2008.
By Harry Stein, Guest Contributor and John Craig, Guest Contributor on February 27, 2014
Dave Camp's new tax reform package relies on trickle-down economics, even if there are some worthwhile ideas.
By Alan Pyke on February 26, 2014
A years-long investigation details how just one Swiss bank went about recruiting tax dodgers and how American officials risk letting them off the hook.
By Jennifer Erickson, Guest Blogger on January 30, 2014
The holocaust analogy wasn't the only thing wrong with his op-ed.