Speaking Out for Tax Justice

Bowling Green members tell tax reform panel: hear the call of Kentuckians – with solutions that benefit all of us.

Who's Paying A Fair Share?

Some people contribute more of their income in state and local taxes than others.

Funding the Kentucky we deserve

There are better ways to raise funds for schools, health care, environmental protection and other important services!

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Tax Justice Organizer:

Beth Bissmeyer |  Tel: 859-314-2044

Economic Justice

We want a better quality of life for all Kentuckians.

We’re working for better schools, better health and wellness services, cleaner water, more affordable education and a level playing field – so every Kentuckian has the opportunity to succeed. As member Dana Beasley Brown says:

“I don’t want companies to want to hire my children because they’re cheap, but because they’re skilled, educated, and creative.”

We’re working hard for these changes because we know that Kentucky is worth it. Every Kentuckian should be able to live, work, and put food on the table, right here at home. 

The Kentucky we deserve is possible, but we have to make the investment if we want a better future. That begins with comprehensive tax reform

Our Work

 

Tax Reform

Kentuckians are worth good jobs, clean water, and quality educations. The Kentucky we deserve is possible if we reform our state taxes.

Payday Lending

$472 interest on a $350 loan? Something needs to change!

Immigrants' Rights

Full human rights for all people – that's the kind of society we're working for.

LGBTQ Equality / Fairness

Fairness, safety and celebration of diversity – we know that's part of making our communities great!

Federal tax policy

Kentuckians have an important opportunity – and obligation – to help shape federal tax policy to ensure we have the resources to create the best Kentucky for all of us.

Resources

This report from the Center for Social Inclusion, Grid Alternatives and Vote Solar describes...

Center for Social Inclusion, Grid Alternatives and Vote Solar

This report from the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) describes ways states,...

Interestate Renewable Energy Council (IREC)

The Environmental Justice Leadership Forum on Climate Change produced this guidance...

Environmental Justice Leadership Forum on Climate Change

KFTC provided these comments to the US EPA in response to several complex proposals that...

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

In December 2015 KFTC provided comments to the US EPA about a proposed incentive program...

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth

This report summarizes an analysis of the impact on US jobs of the EPA's draft clean power...

Labor Network for Sustainability

News

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There hasn’t been a week that’s gone by this legislative session without our deeply...

February 11, 2016 at 09:10am

In a highly unusual move, the U.S. Supreme Court voted 5-4...

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