Research Report Tax Proposals in the 2012 Budget
Benjamin H. Harris, Elaine Maag, Donald Marron, James R. Nunns, Joseph Rosenberg, Kim S. Rueben, Eric Toder, Roberton C. Williams
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President Obama's 2012 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 Taxes and budgets
Tags Individual taxes Federal budget and economy Campaigns, proposals, and reforms Federal tax issues and reform proposals
Policy Centers Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center