The Role of Taxes

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1 NGPF Academy Credit

About This On-Demand Starter Pack Module:

It's important to understand why money you've earned is withheld from your paycheck, as well as what that money is used for. 

In this module, you will:

  1. Analyze each element of a pay stub
  2. Learn how marginal tax rates impact different levels of income 
  3. Differentiate between monetary and fiscal policy
  4. Compare mandatory and discretionary spending
  5. Explore how the federal government spends its tax revenue


NGPF On-Demand is asynchronous online PD you can do at any time! Each On-Demand module should take about 1 hour to complete. You can start and stop at any time and pick up where you left off. You will receive a certificate of completion after finishing the module.