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research & analysis

Recent Work

  • Subsidyscope — Nonprofits Analysis

    Subsidyscope releases data and analysis on various types of spending and subsidies in the nonprofit sector Most federal subsidies come from tax expenditures; tax policies that benefit nonprofit organizations. Read More

  • Downloadable Tax Expenditure Datasets

    Pew's Subsidyscope project presented the first-of-its-kind database of federal income tax expenditure estimates from the Department of the Treasury and the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) The database allowed users to easily view specific estimates from Treasury and JCT and make side-by-side comparisons. Read More

  • Tax Expenditure Database

    Pew's Tax Expenditure Database helped policy makers, journalists, researchers and the public better understand the role that tax expenditures play in the nation's budget and economy. Note: Pew's Tax Expenditure Database is no longer active. Downloadable files containing the underlying datasets can be found here. Read More

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