The D.C. Tax Revision Commission just completed a review of the DC tax system. DCFPI’s Ed Lazere served as a member of the commission. Among other things, the commission made recommendations to address the fact that DC taxes fall most heavily as a share of income on middle-income residents. You can read about proposals to make DC’s income tax more fair in this month’s “The Numbers” column.
Federal Tax Bill Will Increase Inequality in DC, But We Can Fight Back
By Kitty Richards • East of the River • February 10, 2018
DC Should Do More to Ensure Residents of Color Can Access Growing Prosperity
By Ed Lazere • Hill Rag • November 6, 2017
DC Added $8 Million to the Pockets of Low-Income Workers, Thanks to Tax Credit Expansion
By Claire Zippel • HillRag • October 4, 2017