As he did in last year’s budget, President Obama has called for a cap on retirement accounts, even though the personal savings rate in America hovers in the low single digits. Obama has added a provision to encourage...
- Graph: Tax Burden of Top 1% Now Exceeds That of Bottom 95%
Graph: Tax Burden of Top 1% Now Exceeds That of Bottom 95%
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For an analysis of the most recent IRS data on who pays how much federal individual income tax, see Tax Foundation Fiscal Fact No. 183, at http://www.taxfoundation.org/legacy/show/250.html.
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