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Who actually pays federal taxes?

The recent hubbub surrounding Mitt Romney’s statements about who pays federal taxes has prompted the experts at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities to produce an excellent report that spells out the truth of the matter in great detail.

Read “Misconceptions and Realities About Who Pays Federal Taxes” by clicking here.

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  1. Frank Burns

    September 19, 2012 at 9:16 am

    There is no misconception in my mind. All citizens should be paying federal income taxes, there should be no exemptions, it’s our collective duty to do so. No sob stories allowed. Everybody should pay.

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