I understand the point you are trying to make. Since I understand how our tax codes work, I know that almost every American will not pay the exact amount in income as their marginal tax rate. Thus, I don't really care too much.
Originally Posted by apdst
For fun, let's do a math problem. Say Family A files a joint tax return showing a combined income of $85,000. If the tax brackets are the following:
How much will Family A owe in federal income, excluding deductions? All it takes is a addition and multiplication, so you should be more than capable of finding the answer.
Taxable Income Tax Rate
With that said, I can't wait to Congressman Ryan's income tax return.