Maryland’s Federal Tax Response Must Protect Low-Income Marylanders

January 25, 2018 by Kali Schumitz
New details of how federal tax changes will affect Marylanders show that people with very low incomes – under $25,000 read more

What We’re Watching in the 2018 Legislative Session

January 10, 2018 by Ellen Hutton
Photo by K Whiteford As the 2018 General Assembly session begins today, policymakers will be facing decisions that will have read more

‘Trickle-Up’ Economic Policies Put People to Work

November 9, 2017 by Shamekka Kuykendall
Maryland’s success as a state is built on the past policy choices we have made that allow us to invest read more

An Unregulated Tax Preparation Industry Harms Maryland Families

April 18, 2017 by Natalie Neill
Last Saturday, I was finishing preparing a client’s tax return at the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) site in west read more

Tax Day: Our Shared Investments in Maryland

April 14, 2017 by Christopher Meyer
What kind of state do you want Maryland to be? For most of us, the answer is straightforward. We want read more

Earned Income Tax Credit Leaves Single Taxpayers Behind

February 24, 2017 by Natalie Neill
Over the next couple of months, as Marylanders file their income taxes and many anxiously wait for state refunds, legislators read more

Maryland’s State Tax Policies Reduce Some Inequality but Have a Long Way to Go

February 7, 2017 by Ellen Hutton
State tax policies often are a culprit in increasing income inequality. Maryland now ranks 24th in the nation for income read more

What We’re Watching in the 2017 Legislative Session

January 13, 2017 by Kali Schumitz
Lawmakers began considering hundreds of bills as the Maryland General Assembly began its 90-day legislative session this week. At least read more

Tax-free Shopping Week is a Bad Investment for Maryland

August 16, 2016 by Kristina Li
Photo by Mimzy Creative Commons When Maryland parents head to stores this sales-tax-free shopping week to restock the school essentials read more

2016 Session Leaves Missed Opportunities to Help Working Marylanders

April 13, 2016 by Kali Schumitz
When this year’s legislative session began, there was the potential for the General Assembly to take meaningful steps to help read more
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