A Better Alternative to the Bush Tax Cut: Could the differences be any clearer?
Publication Date: March 2004
Publisher(s): Economic Opportunity Institute
Author(s): Marilyn P. Watkins
Keywords: Tax structure; Economic prosperity
Coverage: United States
Contrasts the benefit for lower income families with that of the wealthiest 1% under George W. Bush's tax plan. Illustrates how a one-time $500 prosperity dividend to every legal permanent resident of the United States would provide an immediate boost to the economy and promote our nation’s long term economic health.