August 2021 Posts

Aug
31
2021

Tax Abatements in Context, #2: Digging Deeper on Race and Inequality

In a national study we issued in March 2021 on the harm of business incentives to school revenues, certain places stood out for their enormous tax abatements. A deeper analysis shows that the lost revenue falls disproportionately on low-income school districts, those with the most Black and Brown students, and those already suffering from regressive revenue systems.