Immigrants display revenue generating prowess in run up to Tax Day
Published on Wed, Apr 14, 2010
Immigrant families in Detroit, Columbus and Cincinnati on Wednesday gathered outside public buildings holding signs with the slogans "We love taxes!" and "Viva Taxes" in an effort to show that immigration reform would bring needed revenue to the government.
Similar demonstrations are planned for Thursday, Tax Day, in San Francisco and Washington, DC.
A recent report from the Immigration Policy Center and the Center for American Progress showed that legalizing undocumented immigrants would generate between $4.5 billion and $5.4 billion in tax revenue over 3 years.
Published in the The Hill | Read Article
Make a Difference
Support the Council today as we work to ensure that families and individuals have access to the critical legal assistance they need and aggressively advocate and litigate to end family detention.
Administrative Relief Resource Center
Learn how individuals can prepare for administrative relief, find legal assistance and community education resource, and ways that you can help immigrants and immigrant-serving organizations.
In The News
Read Our Blog
Read the latest in immigration news at ImmigrationImpact.com, with new articles published every weekday.
Text FACTS to 51555 to get the latest posts sent right to your phone.