the govt is fair and responsible?
why did the party punt?
You really, seriously, don't understand the difference between slavery and the free market?
I'm opposed to extending unemployment, so I can just take that out of my tax bill, right?Why should I pay for that stupid war when I was adamently against it?
That's not how taxes work.
Again, why do you keep conflating billionaires who earn their income via capital gains with all people earning over $250k?No they don't. I pay 30% of my income in taxes. The wealthy only pay 15% on theirs.
The Tax Foundation - Summary of Latest Federal Individual Income Tax Data
The average person earning more than $250k pays a much higher percentage of his income in federal tax than the average person earning less.
No, he was using a technical economic term, something that appears to be wasted on this thread.Unearned income? So you're admitting the wealthy don't "earn" their income? On that I would agree since I earn my income, the wealthy make money off of me.
lolllllWell, since the rich people didn't make the land, then they should pay for it. Why should they have land for free?
If you don't even know what ballpark the estate tax is in, you shouldn't try to talk about what we should do with it.
People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf.
The haggardness of poverty is everywhere seen contrasted with the sleekness of wealth, the exhorted labor of some compensating for the idleness of others, wretched hovels by the side of stately colonnades, the rags of indigence blended with the ensigns of opulence; in a word, the most useless profusion in the midst of the most urgent wants.Jean-Baptiste Say
You were trying to prove that higher taxes cause low unemployment right. Because thats how I read the chats.
Im not for raising taxes. Thats what your chart appears to prove though.