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
 39
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Scott A. Hodge
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Scott A. Hodge
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Scott A. Hodge
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Tax Foundation
 30
United States average
 37
Global average
 89
2017
Tax Foundation
 24

Organisational performance

Financials
2015
Tax Foundation
 $3,557,681
United States average
 $21,131,563
Global average
 $57,160,467

Social

Likes (2021)
Tax Foundation
 13,947
United States average
 84,585
Global average
 31,361
Likes (2019)
Tax Foundation
 12,394
Likes (2017)
Tax Foundation
 8,802
Twitter
Followers (2021)
Tax Foundation
 45,917
United States average
 45,323
Global average
 18,412
Followers (2019)
Tax Foundation
 36,458
Followers (2018)
Tax Foundation
 32,996
Subscribers (2021)
Tax Foundation
 3,000
United States average
 15,080
Global average
 5,246
Subscribers (2019)
Tax Foundation
 1,860
Subscribers (2017)
Tax Foundation
 1,243
Followers (2019)
Tax Foundation
 10,622
United States average
 8,369
Global average
 6,394

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Wikipedia: List of think tanks
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