The Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center provides independent research and analysis of state budget and tax policies, as well as economic issues, that affect low- and moderate-income people in Massachusetts.

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2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book

July 22, 2014 | READ ONLINE | PDF | KIDS COUNT

Building a Foundation for Success

April 7, 2014 | READ ONLINE | PDF | KIDS COUNT

The Governor's Budget for FY 2015

January 23, 2014 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Monitor

A Preview of the FY 2015 Budget

January 15, 2014 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Brief

The Minimum Wage for Tipped Workers

November 18, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Budget Monitor: The FY 2014 Budget

August 7, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Monitor

How Does the MA Sales Tax Compare?

August 6, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

The Legislature's Budget for FY 2014

July 2, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Monitor

The House FY 2014 Budget for Health Care

May 8, 2013 | PDF | Budget Brief

The House Ways & Means Budget for FY 2014

April 11, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Monitor

The Income Tax in Massachusetts

April 3, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Examining Tax Fairness

March 12, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Health Care in the Governor's FY 2014 Budget

February 22, 2013 | PDF | Budget Brief

Who is Affected by the Minimum Wage?

January 18, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

A Preview of the FY 2014 Budget

January 16, 2013 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Brief

MassBudget Brief: What Are 9C Cuts?

December 4, 2012 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Brief

Mid-Year Budget Cuts for FY 2013

December 4, 2012 | READ ONLINE | Factsheet

Budget Monitor: The FY 2013 Budget

September 17, 2012 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Monitor

The Minimum Wage and Job Creation

August 15, 2012 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Health Care in the Senate Budget Proposal

June 6, 2012 | PDF | Budget Brief

Health Care in the House Budget Proposal

May 7, 2012 | PDF | Budget Brief

The Governor's Health Care Budget Proposal

February 28, 2012 | PDF | Budget Brief

FY 2013 Budget Preview

January 18, 2012 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Budget Brief

U.S. Poverty Rate Rises Again

September 13, 2011 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

The Income Tax

December 14, 2010 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

No Significant Rise in Poverty in MA in 2009

September 28, 2010 | PDF | Factsheet

How Will New Tax on Alcohol Affect Revenues?

September 9, 2010 | PDF | Factsheet

Examining Tax Fairness

September 9, 2010 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Corporate Tax Update II

November 17, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

Corporate Tax Update

October 13, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

Property Tax Circuit Breaker

May 8, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

House 1 Proposed Spending by Category

April 10, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

The Gas Tax

April 2, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

The Sales Tax

April 2, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

Local Options Taxes

April 2, 2009 | PDF | Factsheet

Long-Term Causes of the Fiscal Crisis

January 14, 2009 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

The Role of Tax Cuts

January 14, 2009 | READ ONLINE | PDF | Factsheet

Income remains stagnant in Massachusetts

August 26, 2008 | PDF | Factsheet

Budget Monitor: The FY 2009 House Budget

May 13, 2008 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Fiscal Year 2009 Budget Preview

January 1, 2008 | PDF | Budget Brief

Budget Monitor: The FY 2008 House Budget

May 2, 2007 | PDF | Budget Monitor

An Examination of Governor Romney's 9C Cuts

November 22, 2006 | PDF | Factsheet

Income Inequality and the Minimum Wage

June 16, 2006 | PDF | Factsheet

Comparing the Minimum Wage Proposals

June 15, 2006 | PDF | Factsheet

The $60 Million Movie Industry Tax Cut

July 22, 2005 | PDF | Factsheet

Facts and Claims on Tax Loopholes

July 14, 2005 | PDF | Factsheet

Budget Monitor--The FY 2006 Conference Budget

June 29, 2005 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Budget Monitor--Governor Romney's FY 2006 Budget

February 11, 2005 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Bang for our buck?

January 30, 2005 | PDF

Budget Monitor --The FY05 Governor's Vetoes

July 2, 2004 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Budget Monitor--The FY05 Conference Budget

June 22, 2004 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Budget Monitor -- The FY 2005 Senate Budget

June 10, 2004 | PDF | Budget Monitor

A Matter of Choice

May 28, 2004 | PDF

MBPC's House Ways and Means Budget Monitor

April 22, 2004 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Budget Monitor -- The FY04 Conference Budget

June 26, 2003 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Budget Monitor -- The FY04 Senate Budget

June 5, 2003 | PDF | Budget Monitor

Tax Cuts of the 1990's

April 29, 2003 | PDF

Measuring Up - FY 2000

January 15, 2003 | PDF

Gone With The Wind

January 8, 2003 | PDF

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