Oregon’s Taxes Declined for Rich, Rose For Poor and Middle Class over the 1990s
“The tax rate on poorest Oregonians is one and a half times the effective rate on the wealthiest Oregonians…”

A new study reconfirms a two-year old report that showed Oregon’s tax system is basically regressive, with upper-income households paying less in taxes than those at the bottom as a percent of income.
Who Pays? A Distributional Analysis of the Tax Systems in All 50 States,” http://www.itepnet.org/whopays.htm.


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