Tax, pension breaks called favoritism for homemakers

| Dec 6, 2011

Tax, pension breaks called favoritism for homemakers

by Mizuho Aoki

The tax and social security systems have long been seen as favoring full-time homemakers over working women because they are based on single-income households. But dual-income households have been the norm since 1997, leading many experts to call the systems outdated. According to a ...