income tax

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

In Md., big tax cuts for those who need them least – Baltimore Sun

April 7, 2016 by MDCEP
A package of income tax cuts passed by the state Senate got a boost this week when Gov. Larry Hogan read more

Undocumented Immigrants Pay Hundreds of Millions in State Taxes; Full Citizenship Would Benefit the State Even More

March 24, 2016 by MDCEP
By Mark Scott Undocumented immigrants are an important part Maryland’s economy. They make a significant contribution to the state’s public read more

Expanding Maryland’s Earned Income Tax Credit Will Benefit Families and the Economy

February 17, 2016 by MDCEP
The Earned Income Tax Credit is a common-sense tax break that helps working people who struggle to get by on read more

Augustine Commission Tax Recommendations: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly for Maryland’s Economy

February 4, 2016 by MDCEP
Conversations about how a state can create more jobs and grow its economy often focus solely on tax cuts, despite read more

Women in Maryland Pay More in Taxes as a Share of Their Incomes

December 30, 2015 by Mark Scott
Because women in Maryland typically earn less than men, they are more likely to pay a higher percentage of their read more

Maryland Public Schools Have Big Stake in Supreme Court Case

November 24, 2014 by Kathleen Algire-Fedarcyk
This post is written by guest blogger Ann Blyberg Schools, counties and other local jurisdictions should be making contingency plans read more

GOP’s Craig would slash income tax rates

February 18, 2014 by MDCEP
Republican candidate’s plan eventually would eliminate income tax entirely Benjamin Orr, executive director of the Maryland Center on Economic Policy, read more

Cutting the Corporate Income Tax Will Not Bring Broad Prosperity to Maryland

January 22, 2014 by Sean Miskell
A corporate income tax cut would rob Maryland of crucial resources for higher education, transportation and other services vital to read more