• Michigan Earned Income Tax Credit

    Restoring EITC graphic

    The Michigan Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), like the federal Earned Income Tax Credit, is designed to supplement wages and reduce the taxes paid by workers with low and moderate income.

    News release | Blog | Interactive map

  • Affordable Care Act

    family stethFor many, the effects of the ACA have been lifesaving. Just in Michigan, 977,000 people saw lifetime coverage limits disappear, women are now charged the same as men, and 70,000 young people have been able to stay on their parents’ insurance up to age 26.

    Blog | Fact Sheet | Healthy Michigan Plan

  • Income Tax Rollback

    tax cuts 1Cutting the income tax will not grow jobs or the economy but will leave our state unable to invest in our schools, colleges and universities, air and water, communities, bridges and roads, healthcare and public safety—the things that actually fuel economic growth.

    Fact Sheets | Testimony | Poll Press Release | Blog | Op-ed


    What’s New

    JaDeary Lannoye | Mayor Hopewell | Robert KleineDec. 9 Blog: Unemployment drama reduxSept. 22 News release: Child care system falls shortan. 26 News release: Lopsided income growth in Michigan

    Feb 17 Blog: Michigan considering replicating Kansas’ failed tax cut “experiment”
    Feb 16 Budget Brief: A first look at the governor’s 2017-2018 budget: Smart investments for families amidst revenue threats
    Feb 16 Report: Willing to work and ready to learn: More adult education would strengthen Michigan’s economy (updated Feb 16, 2017)
    Feb 15 News Release: Diverse testimony joins chorus of opposition to income tax cut
    Feb 15 Testimony: State Income Tax reduction – HB 4001
    Feb 15 Fact Sheet: Who benefits: Income tax rate cut to 3.9% helps wealthy most
    Feb 13 News Release: Michigan voters resoundingly reject income tax repeal plan
    Feb 8 News Release: Many bright spots in governor’s budget, but cloud of tax cut still looms
    Feb 8 Blog: Investing in infrastructure … just words until you make the human connection
    Feb 6 News Release: Phased-in income tax cut could jeopardized Michigan’s future, services residents and businesses depend on
    Feb 2 Fact Sheet: Five tips for influencing the state budget
    Feb 1 News Release: League helps Michigan workers claim millions of dollars through available tax credits
    Feb 1 Report: Money Back in Michigan for tax year 2016
    Jan 31 Blog: Help protect the Affordable Care Act
    Jan 31 Fact Sheet: 10 reasons the Affordable Care Act is good to Michigan
    Jan 27 News Release: Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day highlights economic impact