Novogradac Lowers 2019 National Median Income Increase Estimate after CBO Report

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 11:15am

Novogradac & Company LLP lowered its estimate of the increase in the national median income for 2019, based on the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) 10-Year budget and economic outlook released Monday. Novogradac now estimates the national median will increase 5.01 percent, compared to the earlier estimate of 5.15 percent based on the August 2018 CBO report. The estimated change in national median income for 2020 remains 4.37 percent.

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