Most Americans paid less in taxes in 2010 than people with the same inflation-adjusted incomes paid in 1980, because of cuts in federal income taxes. At lower income levels, however, much of the savings was offset by increases in federal payroll taxes, state sales taxes and local property taxes. About half of households making less than $25,000 saved nothing at all.
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FollowBefriend34 threads1,381 comments Los Angeles, CA
How can you save when you don't make enough to pay federal income taxes in the first place?
I hate it when articles don't include pertinent information.
FollowBefriend (1)813 threads10,714 comments
In other news, Americans are paying over 500% more in frivolous illegal unchallenged fees and other hidden taxes in services and goods than the 80s.
vat tax(on good from European countries)
inflation across the board on goods due to Investor manipulated Oil and Gas prices.
Fees that are disguised as Deposits but almost never are return.
FollowBefriend (27)379 threads10,472 comments
Reagan FUCKED working Americans but pumping up FICA to pay for tax breaks for oligarchic psychopaths' Caligulan excesses.
FollowBefriend (12)182 threads1,854 comments Emeryville, CA
APOCALYPSEFUCK is Shostakovich says
I'm thinking Caligula was misunderstood, and that the Senators he fucked with wrote the history. The fucking elitist snob senators deserved whatever he gave them!