Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. November 2018. A new report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) shows how state-level tax policies can help dismantle the harmful legacy of racial discrimination by creating more economic opportunities for households of color. The report recommends policy solutions such as enacting or expanding state-level Earned Income Tax Credits (EITCs), which “can help address the disparate racial impact of regressive taxes.”