Undocumented paid $11 billion in taxes in 2010Posted: April 19, 2011
With analysis by the Institute for Taxation and Economic Policy, the Immigration Policy Center has produced a report about state and local taxes paid by undocumented immigrants. Titled “Unauthorized Immigrants Pay Taxes, Too: Estimates of the State and Local Taxes Paid by Unauthorized Immigrant Households,” the report estimates $11.2 billion in sales, property and income taxes were added to the economy in 2010 by taxpayers, workers, consumers and entrepreneurs who are in the United States illegally.
Someone told me they don’t pay taxes. There goes another myth down the drain…
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