Research Report Tax Proposals in the 2010 Budget
Rosanne Altshuler, Leonard E. Burman, Howard Gleckman, Dan Halperin, Roberton C. Williams
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President Obama's 2010 Budget contains a number of tax provisions that would cut taxes for low- and middle-income households and raise taxes on wealthier taxpayers. This resource guide describes the tax proposals, offers more detailed commentary on key provisions, and links to tables showing the distributional effects of the overall proposal and various elements of the plan.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Taxes and budgets
Tags Fiscal policy Individual taxes Federal budget and economy Campaigns, proposals, and reforms Income and wealth distribution Federal tax issues and reform proposals
Policy Centers Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center