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Blog | December 2021

Welcome to our blog – The Bottom Line, where you’ll find up-to-date commentary and analysis on the most important news in the fiscal world. Below is a list of our blog posts.
Dec 6, 2021 | Other Spending| Economics

What Will Build Back Better Mean for Inflation?

With inflation on track to reach its highest annual rate since 1990, experts and advocates are in disagreement over whether the...
Dec 2, 2021 | Taxes

"Revenue Neutral" SALT Cap Relief is Costly and Regressive

Several senators are apparently pursuing "revenue neutral" state and local tax (SALT) deduction cap relief, meaning the cost of increasing the SALT...