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Burman shares his proposal for tax policy on TaxVox Blog

August 3, 2017

Tax Policy Center

Leonard Burman

Leonard Burman

According to Len Burman, "Enlightened policy should aim to make work pay and help workers adapt. Better education and training will help. But a permanent solution would create a mechanism to automatically translate economic growth into higher wages." His proposal, inspired by Social Security, would dedicate a new tax to boost stagnating wages. Read his article, "A Tax Credit to Give Middle-Class Workers a Raise," on the Tax Policy Center's TaxVox blog. 08/03/17

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