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Change in tax rate, transfer rate, and tax rate net of transfers, by income group, 1979–2007

Note: Income groups reflect comprehensive income.

Source: Authors' analysis of Congressional Budget Office (2010 and 2010b)

Updated June 18, 2012

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Data in Figure 2S are a subset of the data in Table 2.8.

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