Polls

2019 Tax Message Survey, April 2019

Polling Memo from ALG research, April 2, 2019 Poll Toplines, March 15-20, 2019  Tax The Rich Poll PowerPoint, March 28, 2019

ATF 2018 Poll – Main Documents

2018 Tax Message Survey Memo, 3/20/2018 2018 Talking Points from Message Survey, 3/20/2018 2018 Tax Message Survey PPT Deck, 3/20/2018 2018 Toplines from Hart Research, 3/20/2018

Compilation of Polling on Tax Fairness Issues, 2012-2017

Americans for Tax Fairness has conducted an extensive online search of public polls conducted in recent years posing questions on tax issues. We found that media outlets do very limited polling on tax issues – typically a question or two when an issue is being publicly debated in Congress. The most relevant questions we could […]

ATF 2017 Poll – Main Documents

ATF 2017 Poll – Memo from Hart Research ATF 2017 Poll Slideshow, 7/25/17 ATF 2017 Poll Toplines

The Evolution of Public Opinion on Taxes – Navigator, October 2018

This report reviews public opinion on tax policy and the nation’s tax system in the years leading up to the passage of the TCJA, including underlying attitudes about who benefits from the tax system and the relationship of taxation to perceptions of deficits, government spending, and the overall economy. This report also looks at how […]

October 2013 Poll: Winning the Budget Debate

Hart Research Associates conducted a poll in October 2013 that showed voters want politicians in Washington, D.C., to require the wealthy and big corporations to pay more in taxes, in order to reduce cuts to spending on federal services like education, health care and medical research. Learn more about the poll and its results from […]

Post Fiscal Cliff Polling

Americans for Tax Fairness and Hart Polling conducted a poll that shows that even after the fiscal cliff debate in December 2012, Americans still support progressive tax reform. A majority of Americans support asking the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans and large corporations to pay their fair share of taxes. Find the associated data and […]

2012 Election Night Surveys

On Election Night 2012, ATF conducted three polls of voters in the general election. Download a PowerPoint of those polls.