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The Cost of Tax Cuts

By David Lujan · September 5, 2018

#TheCostofTaxCuts Taxes fund important priorities needed to secure a strong economic future for all Arizonans and to create the thriving communities we all seek.  But Arizona legislators and governors have...

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Low Tax for Whom?: Arizona is a “Low Tax State” Overall, But Low Income Arizonans Pay 6th Highest Effective Tax Rate in the Nation

  Wednesday, October 17, 2018 Low Tax for Whom?: Arizona is a “Low Tax State” Overall, But Low Income Arizonans...

Steller column: Loud, proud Arizona teacher movement had subtle effects

Tim Steller Arizona Daily Star  May 9, 2018 Arizona Daily Star columnist Tim Steller You couldn’t really call the RedForEd...

SUPERMAJORITY The obscure tax rule that’s stopping US states from paying teachers more

Written by Heather Timmons May 05, 2018 In Oklahoma, schoolchildren use tattered history books that say George W. Bush is...

Arizona Teachers End Walkout as Governor Signs Bill Approving Raises

By Dana Goldstein - New York Times May 3, 2018 A week into a statewide teacher walkout in Arizona, Gov....

Teachers pack room as Senate panel OKs cut to state tax collections

By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services; Mar 21, 2018 PHOENIX — Arizona investors could soon be in line for a...

Statement on Passage of HB2528 in Arizona Senate

(Phoenix, AZ) - Today the Senate Finance committee passed HB2528 which will provide 183 millionaires in Arizona who each make...

Nonprofit on a mission to revamp Arizona’s tax code.

Did you know that private jets and horse vitamins are exempt from sales tax in Arizona? Or how about the...

Statewide campaign to fix Arizona’s tax code launches today

Statewide campaign to fix Arizona’s tax code launches today The Fair Share Campaign begins work on fixing a broken tax...

Senate GOP Tax Plan Devastating for Arizona’s Teachers

Further analysis has confirmed that the Senate GOP tax plan would be incredibly harmful to Arizona’s teachers. According to data...

Just like the House GOP Plan, the Senate GOP Tax Plan is Another Handout to the Wealthiest Households and Large Corporations

Newly published data shows that the new Senate GOP tax plan isn’t much better than the House GOP tax plan...


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