"Groups with guitars are on the way out, Mr. Epstein"
Dick Rowe, A & R man
I beleive he took the Govt. amnesty deal on his Swiss accounts in 2009 which would mean he DID reak the law but was given a pass on it because.....well because he is a RICH SOB.
Romney also gave the impression that he wanted his already meager tax rates to be lowered even further, which was a real vote getter for his billionaire donors. The rest of the country not so much.
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Misconceptions and Realities About Who Pays Taxes — Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
Close to half of U.S. households currently do not owe federal income tax. The Urban Institute-Brookings Tax Policy Center estimates that 46 percent of households will owe no federal income tax for 2011.  A widely cited figure is a Joint Committee on Taxation estimate that 51 percent of households paid no federal income tax in 2009. (The TPC figure for 2009 also is 51 percent.)
That still leaves the rest who do pay to fund the govt.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers