Welcome to the Tax Game!

You will set the following federal, state, and local taxes.
  • Income Tax
  • Payroll Tax
  • Sales Tax
  • Property Tax
  • Corporate Income Tax
  • Excise Tax
  • Wealth Tax



You may choose any rates for each tax as long as:

  • You collect a sufficient amount of tax revenue, but not too much, and
  • You are happy with the impact of your taxes on the distribution of income
The first tax you will determine is the income tax.

Your goal is collect between $2000 and $2400 billion.
Once you have collected an appropriate amount of taxes,
you will be able to see the impact of your taxes on the distribution
of income, including Gini coefficent, and print out a summary report.

To begin, fill in your name below.
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