Reports Using ITEP Data

Michigan League for Public Policy: Let's Not Make it Harder for People to Get to Work!

November 10, 2014

Improving the state’s roads is critical to economic growth in Michigan. Not only do people depend on the roads and public transportation to get to work, but businesses—and potential businesses—rely on safe roads to transport goods. It is imperative, however,...

New Mexico Voices for Children: Expanding New Mexico's Working Families Tax Credit Would Generate Economic Activity and Help Hard-Working Families

November 3, 2014

New Mexico’s Working Families Tax Credit not only lifts tens of thousands of low-income families out of poverty each year, it also generates economic activity because the money is spent quickly and locally. Increasing the value of the credit would...

Policy Matters Ohio: Ohio's Affluent are Big Beneficiaries of 2013-2014 Tax Changes

October 31, 2014

State tax changes approved over the past two years have further tilted Ohio’s tax system in favor of the wealthiest. Read the full report...

Oregon Center for Public Policy: Move Across State Lines for $40 a Month?

October 7, 2014

  Say that you’re the sole breadwinner for your family and you earn $100,000 a year in Oregon. Would you pack your belongings and move your family north to Washington for a $40 monthly raise? It’s hard to imagine. That...

North Carolina Justice Center: Stronger Earned Income Tax Credit and Minimum Wage - Both Needed to Help Low-Wage Working Families

September 8, 2014

There are two critical policy tools that can help put low-wage workers on the path to economic security: the minimum wage and the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC). Together these policies ensure that working families can maximize their take-home pay...

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