A Property Tax Rebate Program: Relief for Working Families, Underfunded School Districts, and Pennsylvania‰’s Environment

Eileen McNulty, Stephen Herzenberg |

This Reports and Briefing Papers examines a flexible tax proposal that could help address the three critical problems linked with school funding via local property taxes- burdensome tax rates on hard-working families, inadequate funding for schools in non-affluent districts, and sprawling development that destroys Pennsylvania’s scarce lands.