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Material on the Tax Policy Center website is organized by content and format, represented in the nine categories shown at the top of the TPC home page.

Tax Topics gathers different forms of information pertaining to particular tax issues such as the Taxation of Families or the Alternative Minimum Tax.

Numbers contains tables showing the distribution of taxes under either current law or alternative policies as well as revenue tables showing the effects of different policies on tax collections. >Tell me more

Tax Facts provides numerical information about specific tax issues including historical statistics and descriptions of current and past tax law. >Tell me more

Library offers a broad array of publications, ranging from policy briefs explaining specific points of tax policy to research reports and articles discussing tax issues in depth. >Tell me more

Briefing Book complies information on a host of questions likely to be addressed during the 2008 presidential election debate and beyond.

Events previews upcoming conferences and seminars sponsored by the TPC and provides transcripts or audio recordings of many past events.

Legislation lists tax laws enacted since 1940 along with their key provisions.

Press provides Media Resources for reporters and others, citations of TPC work and analysts that have appeared in newspapers and other places, a Multimedia Library of audio and video recordings, and recent and archived issues of TPC newsletters.

TaxVox contains short blog posts on tax and budget policy written by TPC's experts.