New Estimates Show How Far the Benefits of the House Tax Bill Tilt to the Wealthy
This post examines new estimates on the House Republican tax bill and shows how both nationally and here in California, the wealthiest households would receive a disproportionate share of the proposed tax cuts, with this disparity growing wider over the next decade.
California Already Has a Basic Income Policy – It’s Called the EITC and It Should Be Expanded
This post examines the concept of a universal basic income (UBI) and how California might best advance a basic income policy, pointing out how building on the California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) may provide a way forward on basic income.
Repeal of the Estate Tax Would Reduce Federal Resources While Key Public Services Are on the Chopping Block
This post shows how elimination of the federal estate tax would reduce revenues, putting at risk vital public services that help struggling Americans make ends meet.