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Better Education vs. Tax Breaks

Just as the state tax debate comes to a close for this year, the tax reform debate at the federal level is heating up.  And once again, the choices are stark.  Americans for Tax Fairness put together the following example of the trade-off between tax cuts for some of the wealthiest individuals in the US and funding for elementary, secondary, and special education. While members of Wall Street are seeing more money in their already hefty pockets, children across the country are experiencing a loss of instructors, transportation, and more as a result of budget cuts driven by an inadequate and unfair tax system…

Read more at: http://www.americansfortaxfairness.org/blog/2013/08/06/tuesday-tax-trade-off-better-education-for-our-kids-vs-tax-breaks-for-wall-street-fund-managers/ [1]