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Staff & Acknowledgements

Project Co-Directors: Linda Giannarelli and Elaine Maag

Lead Programmer: Joyce Morton

Interface Programmer: Kara Harkins

Tax Modeling: Elaine Maag, Laura Wheaton

Benefit Program Modeling: Linda Giannarelli, Laura Wheaton, Paul Johnson, Sarah Minton

Current TRIM Programming Staff: Jessica Kelly, Silke Taylor

Calculator Concept and Design: Linda Giannarelli, Gregory Acs, Gretchen Rowe

Special thanks to Kim Rueben, Margaret Simms, and Sheila Zedlewski for championing this effort and for their thoughtful guidance. Thanks also to C. Eugene Steuerle for his foundational work in this area and his continued support. We thank Dana Campbell for her design help.

Many thanks to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities for their assistance with state tax calculations. Any errors that remain are our own.