How Taxes Keep American Wealth White
07.06.2021 - By 1A
Building wealth has never been easy, and the racial wealth gap makes that obvious. As recently as 2016, the median wealth of a white household was $171,000 dollars. That's eight times the median $20,600 of Hispanic households. For Black households? Just $17,000, according to Pew Research Center.
So what needs to change? And what should people keep in mind as they try to build wealth for future generations?
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