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Jeannette Bennett

Economic Education Specialist
Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
Memphis Branch

Jeannette N. Bennett is a senior economic education specialist with the St. Louis Fed’s Memphis Branch.

Publications & Resources

  • Who Pays Income Taxes, and How Much?

    Wednesday, April 4, 2018 | Open Vault

    The IRS expects nearly 155 million individual returns will be filed this tax season. Learn about deductions, credits, progressive tax brackets and more.

  • The Purpose and History of Federal Income Taxes

    Wednesday, March 21, 2018 | Open Vault

    The individual income tax dates to the 1860s and now represents 48 percent of tax revenue. Discover its bumpy history and learn what “public goods” are.

  • Behind the Signs: Factors That Affect Gasoline Prices

    Spring 2015 | Inside the Vault

     “Behind the Signs: Factors That Affect Gasoline Prices,” provides an overview of the factors that determine gasoline prices, such as the price of crude oil along with taxes, location, and seasonal and weather effects.