« Home

Joining Tax Preparation & Voter Registration To Increase Registration: A Presentation

Thursday, June 6, 2019, 2:00 AM

Brookings Senior Fellow Vanessa Williamson will present the findings from her innovative research that linked voter registration to tax preparation for low and middle income through Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) in Ohio and Texas.  The results were surprising and positive!  The Filer Voter program doubled the likelihood of unregistered tax filers registering to vote.   Speaker: Vanessa Williamson, Senior Fellow Brookings Governance Studies and Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center. Ph.D. in Government and Social Policy, Harvard University. Author, "Read My Lips: Why Americans are Proud to Pay Taxes." Parking: Arlington Mill Community Center has underground/garage parking: https://parks.arlingtonva.us/parksfacilities/community-centers/arlington-mill-parking-rates/ If you have any questions contact Pam Berg, chair Voter Access Committee - pberg16@comcast.net

Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/joining-tax-preparation-voter-registration-to-increase-registration-a-presentation-tickets-61044060428?aff=aff0eventful

Improve this event listing


2100 Washington Boulevard , Lower Level-Conference Room A
Arlington, VA

View Map | Get Directions

More Event Ideas

Powered by Datasphere

Event data provided by Eventful

Free Coupons in Washington, DC Add Your Coupon to LocalSaver


What can we do for you?

Thank you for your input. Please fill out the form below and provide as much information as possible about updates to this event or venue.