Issues: PA Taxes


Expanding the Child Tax Credit as Part of Biden’s American Rescue Plan Would Reduce Poverty in PA

President Biden’s first COVID-19 relief proposal—the American Rescue Plan—includes a significant expansion of the child tax credit (CTC), increasing...

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A State EITC Could Help Fix PA’s Upside-Down Tax System

If one thing has become clear during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that workers who do essential work—like providing...

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REPORT: Why Pennsylvania Needs a State Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

If one thing has become clear during the COVID-19 pandemic, it is that workers who do essential things like providing care...

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A Statement on HB 1776: Property School Tax Freeze Is a Wrong Move for PA

Pennsylvania, like every other state in the country, faces an unprecedented budget crisis at both the state and local...

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Calm Before the Storm: An Analysis of Governor Wolf’s Proposed Budget for 2020-21

We were in the last two weeks of work on this analysis of the governor’s proposed budget for the...

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Cutting Corporate Taxes Hasn’t Worked: Why PA Is Still Short on Necessary Funding – TESTIMONY

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RELEASE: Corporate Tax Cuts Since 2002 Cost PA $4.2B Annually

Closing Delaware loophole, instituting worldwide combined reporting would level the playing field for small businesses and generate over $700...

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Corporate Tax Cuts Since 2002 Now Cost PA $4.2 Billion Yearly: Pennsylvania Should Pass Worldwide Combined Reporting

DOWNLOAD THE FULL REPORT HERE This paper focuses on the details of one part of this story: the cuts in corporate taxes in...

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A Fair Share Tax Plan for Pennsylvania — 2019 Update

Read the full proposal here. See how Pennsylvanians in each state Senate district would fare under the Fair Share...

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PA’s Tax Structure Worsens Income Inequality, the Racial Wealth Gap and Contributes to our Revenue Inadequacy

State tax systems across the United States vary tremendously in their structure, resulting in varied impacts on income inequality,...

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