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dailysignal.com/2017/10/18/rich-pay-fair-share-numbers

Oct 18, 2017 ... If the left talked about these numbers, no one would take its "fair share" arguments seriously.

nationalinterest.org/blog/the-buzz/here-who-really-pays-the-most-taxes-america-22779

Oct 18, 2017 ... Politicians exploit public ignorance. Few areas of public ignorance provide as many opportunities for political demagoguery as taxation. Today some politicians argue that the rich must pay their fair share and label the proposed changes in tax law as tax cuts for the rich.

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/04/13/high-income-americans-pay-most-income-taxes-but-enough-to-be-fair

Apr 13, 2016 ... Tax-deadline season isn't many people's favorite time of the year, but most Americans are OK with the amount of tax they pay. It's what other people pay, or don't pay, that bothers them. Just over half (54%) of Americans surveyed in fall by Pew Research Center said they pay about the right amount in taxes ...

itep.org/wp-content/uploads/taxday2017.pdf

All Americans pay taxes. Most of us pay federal and state income taxes. Everyone who works pays federal payroll taxes. Everyone who buys gasoline pays federal and state gas taxes. Everyone who owns or rents a home directly or indirectly pays property taxes. Anyone who shops pays sales taxes in most states .

www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2017/10/06/a-closer-look-at-who-does-and-doesnt-pay-u-s-income-tax

Oct 6, 2017 ... The individual income tax is designed to be progressive – those with higher incomes pay at higher rates. A Pew Research Center analysis of IRS data from 2015, the most recent available, shows that taxpayers with incomes of $200,000 or more paid well over half (58.8%) of federal income taxes, though ...

nypost.com/2016/02/24/45-percent-of-americans-pay-no-federal-income-tax

Feb 24, 2016 ... Meanwhile, the richest 20 percent of Americans, by far, pay the most in income taxes, forking over nearly 87 percent of all the income tax collected by Uncle Sam . The top 1 percent of Americans, who have an average income of more than $2.1 million, pay 43.6 percent of all the federal individual income tax ...

www.thoughtco.com/who-pays-the-most-us-income-tax-3321637

May 7, 2017 ... Under the U.S. income tax system, most of the taxes collected are supposed to be paid by the people who make the most money, but does that reflect reality? ... In fact, 80% of American families – all but the highest-income earning 20% -- pay more in payroll taxes every year than in federal income taxes, ...

www.marketwatch.com/story/45-of-americans-pay-no-federal-income-tax-2016-02-24

Apr 18, 2016 ... Meanwhile, the richest 20% of Americans, by far, pay the most in income taxes, forking over nearly 87% of all the income tax collected by Uncle Sam. Read: Compared to most countries, we're undertaxed — honest. Rich people pay nearly 87% of all federal individual income tax in America ...

www.cnbc.com/2013/12/11/the-rich-do-not-pay-the-most-taxes-they-pay-all-the-taxes.html

Dec 11, 2013 ... Buried inside a Congressional Budget Office report this week was this nugget: when it comes to individual income taxes, the top 40 percent of wage earners in America pay 106 percent of the taxes. The bottom 40 percent...pay negative 9 percent. You read that right. One group is paying more than 100 ...