Saturday, April 6, 2013

The mortgage interest deduction - top-heavy, as usual

This chart - from the Center for Budget Priorities - shows that the "untouchable" mortgage interest deduction does very little for the great bulk of the country's wage earners.  Almost all the benefits are skewed upwards, subsidizing expensive houses for high earners and doing almost nothing for the typical wage earner. - GWC

No comments:

Post a Comment