Building Assets through the Tax Code – Proposals for Reform

Webinar
May 21, 2014, 2:00-3:00pm (ET)

Webinar PPT

This webinar explored ways to expand the financial security of low- and moderate-income families through reform of the U.S. tax code. The call featured presentations from stakeholders deeply engaged in advancing a range of tax policy solutions, with a particular focus on the policy agenda emerging from the Tax Policy Advisory Group of the Asset Funders Network/Tax Policy Project.

Moderator:

  • Heather McCulloch, Manager/AFN Tax Policy Project

Speakers:

  • Kilolo Kijakazi, The Ford Foundation, Co-Chair/AFN Tax Policy Project
  • Chye-Ching Huang, Tax Policy Analyst/Federal Fiscal Policy Team, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Justin King, Policy Director/Asset Building Program, New America Foundation

Sponsors:

Asset Funders Network with co-sponsors: EITC Funders Network; Funders' Network for Smart Growth and Livable Communities; Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees; Grantmakers Income Security Taskforce; Grantmakers for Children, Youth and Families; Neighborhood Funders Group; Philanthropy New York; and Workforce Matters

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