Yes. I'm a greedy bastard!! I need MORE!!!
No. There's comes a point in wealthiness where it just doesn't even matter anymore.
I'm not sure.
The actual fact is that if we want to look at effective tax rates... what people actually end up paying.. the average rich person pays a higher rate than the average middle class person.
Historical Average Federal Tax Rates for All Households
CBO | Effective Federal Tax Rates Under Current Law, 2001 to 2014
AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.
you and I go to mickey Ds and the bill is $20. "fair" is we each pay $10, not I pay $19.50 and you pay $.50 simply because I have more money in my pocket.