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They (Democrats and Other Socialist) Will Never Let The Facts Get In The Way


10 stunning and myth-busting charts on the U.S. tax system


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The Tax Foundation just posted a ton of super-informative, myth-dispelling charts on the U.S. tax system. Here are a few that popped out at me, but there are plenty more at the Tax Foundation website.

1. The U.S. income tax code is very progressive:

 2. And it is more progressive than what it used to be:


3. Even with tax breaks, the system is progressive:

4. The rich pay twice as high a tax rate:


5. Want to tax millionaires and and billionaires? Better be quick about it:


6. Income inequality? This explains some of it:


7. Also, the aging of America skews income distribution:


8. Education also plays a huge role in income inequality:

 9. Oh, by the way, tax hikes on the rich are also tax hikes on business:

10. Taxing the rich won’t solve the debt problem:

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