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For 2014 alone, bracket creep would take away from the coffers of Australian families $2.
That means that, so long as the affluent continue to make more, as they have for decades, there should be even more federal revenue from bracket creep.
we therefore include bracket creep claims in our summary tables.
tax changes of 1981, 1986, 1990, and 1993 and the bracket creep of the late 1970s and early 1980s.
In regard to income tax, the authors recommend the elimination of bracket creep via the introduction of tax indexation.
Thus, we learn of Canada's sharply rising dependency on personal income taxes, sales taxes, and social security levies over the last forty years, while the share of corporate and excise taxes has diminished not least on account of bracket creep and rising real income among ordinary tax-payers.
Moreover, most states do not index tax brackets for inflation as the Federal government does, thus subjecting state taxpayers to bracket creep.