The GOP tax reform plan is far from being finalized, but certain aspects of the bill have a disproportionate (and negative) impact on specific populations. These groups tend to be people who don't make much money anyway. These education-related "losers" with respect to the proposed tax plan are:
Many observers feel the plan disproportionately affects STEM students and diverse populations. The Senate plan will be different; before any bill becomes law the differences will have to be reconciled.
Since today's students will be employed over the next few years, the next question to ponder is:
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As the details in the legislation get ironed out, the data that can provide realistic answers will become available.