INSTITUTE INDEX: States are taxing the way to greater inequality

http://www.southernstudies.org/2015/01/institute-index-states-are-taxing-the-way-to-great.html

A new report by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy finds that the tax systems in all 50 states worsen economic inequality by taxing the wealthy at a lower rate than working families — and several of the states with the most regressive tax systems are in the South. Image: <img height=”373″ alt=”&lt;p&gt;A new report from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy underscores the regressive nature of state and local tax systems.&lt;/p&gt; ” width=”456″ src=”http://www.southernstudies.org/sites/default/files/images/whopayschartmememod.jpg?1422035240“> A new report from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy underscores the regressive nature of state and local tax systems. Appreciate this post? Please donate & share below. Donate » Tweet » Share » Email » Reddit » Image Caption: &lt;p>A new report from the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy underscores the regressive nature of state and local tax systems.&lt;/p> read more

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