Think tank

Tax Foundation

Washington, D.C., United States

The Tax Foundation is a Washington, D.C.-based think tank, founded in 1937, that collects data and publishes research studies on U.S. tax policies at both the federal and state levels. As well as guiding today’s lawmakers, the Tax Foundation is also cultivating the country’s next generation of leaders. Every summer, hundreds of congressional staffers join them to learn about the basics of economics and tax policy at Tax Foundation University, and throughout the year they mentor tomorrow’s tax policy experts through our internship and clerkship programs.

Contact details

Website:
https://taxfoundation.org/

Address:
1325 G St NW Suite 950 Washington, DC 20005

Country:
United States

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
USA
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1937
Age (years)
Tax Foundation
85 
United States average
 40
Global average
 33
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Scott A. Hodge
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Scott A. Hodge
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Scott A. Hodge
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Tax Foundation
 30
United States average
 36
Global average
 20
2017
Tax Foundation
 24

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Tax Foundation
 $3,557,681
United States average
 $21,416,942
Global average
 $57,985,318

Social

Likes (2019)
Tax Foundation
 12,394
United States average
 75,328
Global average
 27,922
Likes (2017)
Tax Foundation
 8,802
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Tax Foundation
 36,458
United States average
 34,931
Global average
 16,331
Followers (2018)
Tax Foundation
 32,996
Followers (2017)
Tax Foundation
 24,100
Subscribers (2019)
Tax Foundation
 1,860
United States average
 12,081
Global average
 6,574
Subscribers (2017)
Tax Foundation
 1,243
Followers (2019)
Tax Foundation
 10,622
United States average
 8,326
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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