Today's chart, selected from the new publication "Putting a Face on America's Tax Returns," shows the degree to which high-earining households have been shouldering an increasing share of the income tax burden over time.
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Today is May 2, the anniversary of the first scheduled commercial flight of a jet aircraft in 1952. Not many taxes on commercial air flights then; today, a few more. Here are some interesting links I came across: