Taxes and Undocumented Immigrants

I wanted to share this article for the content regarding taxes. I would like to add, however, that they dehumanize this story by their use of the I-word. Please look to our resources for more information on the I-word and why it’s dehumanizing and offensive.

http://www.businessinsider.com/how-illegal-immigrants-pay-taxes-2012-3?fb_comment_id=fbc_10150726520996346_22529913_10150726951821346#fdf65f6d4

It’s a myth that illegal immigrants don’t pay taxes, says Dulce Guerroro, a self-confessed illegal immigrant living in Mableton, Georgia.

Guerrero’s whole family is undocumented, except for her 13-year old younger brother, who was born in the U.S. and is a U.S. citizen. She says that they all work and pay taxes through their Internal Revenue System (IRS) issued Individual Taxpayer Identification Numbers (ITINs).
Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/how-illegal-immigrants-pay-taxes-2012-3?fb_comment_id=fbc_10150726520996346_22529913_10150726951821346#fdf65f6d4#ixzz1pZLcWtD4

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