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Preliminary Analysis of Joint Tax Plan: Still a big tax cut at the top

Posted By Alexandra Sirota On July 16, 2013 @ 9:28 am In NC Budget and Tax Center | Comments Disabled

As we wrote yesterday [1], the joint tax plan negotiated by leaders in the House, Senate and the Governor is a bad deal for North Carolinians.

Here is why:

BTC_Joint Tax Plan [3]

Comprehensive tax reform means addressing the problems with our tax code: that it is not aligned with the economy, that it is upside-down and unable to support the changing needs of our growing population and economy.  This tax plan makes these problems worse.

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[1] we wrote yesterday: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/2013/07/15/statement-from-alexandra-sirota-budget-tax-center-director-on-the-tax-deal/

[2] big tax cut for those at the top: http://www.ncjustice.org/?q=joint-tax-plan-results

[3] Image: http://pulse.ncpolicywatch.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/BTC_Joint-Tax-Plan.jpg

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