Research Report Tax Bracket and Tax Liabilities for Families With Children
William G. Gale
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This tax fact shows that almost half of all children (and 80 percent of kids living with single parents) live in households that currently do not pay any federal income tax (net of credits). Thus, unless a new tax credit or an expansion of a tax credit is made refundable, the subsidy cannot help those children, who are presumably the most economically vulnerable.
Research Areas Taxes and budgets
Tags Individual taxes Federal budget and economy
Policy Centers Income and Benefits Policy Center