Alexander Holt is a policy analyst with the education policy program
at New America, where he conducts research on the economics of higher
education with a specific focus on the federal student loan program.
Income-based student loan re-payment probably shouldn’t include a burdensome tax. But it does.
Think withholding taxes is an easy fix to America’s mess of a student loan re-payment system? Alex Holt explains why you should probably think again.