All exemptions, credits, and deductions should be examined and weighed against each other and against the principles of tax reform. The grocery exemption, in particular, increases equity and should be weighed against other tax breaks with an equity lens. Eliminating the deduction for state income taxes offers an alternative worth considering. Download the PDF.

Jessica Hood
Jessica currently serves as GBPI’s operations manager, overseeing an array of program and administrative work. She holds a bachelor’s in political science from the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn. Jessica is originally from Alpharetta.

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