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Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Dorothy Brown On Ali Velshie: Racist Tax Codes Exist Because ‘A Rich, White Couple Wanted To Pay Less Taxes’

MSNBC Ali Velshie, Dorothy A. Brown: Racist Tax Codes Exist Because ‘A Rich, White Couple Wanted to Pay Less in Taxes’ (Mar. 27, 2021):

Legacy racist policies exist all over the place, but tax-law professor at Emory University School of Law and author of The Whiteness of Wealth, Dorothy A. Brown is exposing them in a place you may not be expecting to see them: in your taxes. Take a look at how the marriage penalty has been possibly unknowingly hurting couples of color for decades.

Prior TaxProf Blog coverage:

https://taxprof.typepad.com/taxprof_blog/2021/03/dorothy-brown-on-ali-velshie-racist-tax-codes-exist-because-a-rich-white-couple-wanted-to-pay-less-t.html

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