Read our latest work shaping the debate on what our communities can look like when we make progressive investments.


How Much Would a Transfer Fee on Expensive Real Estate Generate for Your City or Town?

An interactive dashboard that provides data for each of Massachusetts' 351 cities and towns on how much revenue a community could raise by collecting an ...
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How Baby Bonds Could Reduce Massachusetts’ Growing Wealth Gap

Across Massachusetts, racial wealth gaps are among the widest in the country. Structural barriers prevent or challenge households of color from building assets that could ...
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Testimony in Support of H2762/S1793 and S1798 on Improving Tax Credits

MassBudget's written testimony in support of H2762/S1793, An Act to increase family stabilization through the earned income tax credit as well as S1798, An Act ...
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Maura Healey’s budget, unpacked – WGBH

Adam Reilly is joined by Charlie Chieppo of the right-leaning Pioner Institute, who sees much to like in Healey’s proposals, and Phineas Baxandall …Google Alert – ...
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Governor Healey releases tax relief plan to lower Massachusetts cost of living

“That’s real money for ordinary people,” said Phineas Baxandall, the policy director at Massachusetts Budget and Policy Center.Google Alert – phineas baxandallRead More
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WBUR: Breaking down Gov. Healey’s tax reform proposal

MassBudget President Marie-Frances Rivera joined Radio Boston and Evan Horowitz, executive director at the Center for State Policy Analysis, to discuss Governor Healey's tax proposals ...
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