Robin Claremont is Director of Development and Communications at National Priorities Project (nationalpriorities.org), whose mission is to make the federal budget accessible so Americans can fight for a budget that works for all of us.
Robin Claremont is Director of Development and Communications at nationalpriorities.org.
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April 14, 2014
If you groan about Tax Day, you’re certainly not alone. But what if Tax Day was something we could be proud of as members of a democracy? Would you feel differently about paying taxes if you knew they were going to support public services that you, your family, and your community rely on – such as public safety, roads and bridges, schools, health care, social services, and national parks? Millions of Americans file their federal income tax returns on April 15 each year with no idea what the government actually does with all that money . This is surprising, considering that individuals are our...