If you cut taxes on the rich enough, it doesn't matter what you do to the small fry at the bottom
Lets' take a longer view, not your attempt at burying the MAJOR problem.Originally Posted by cpwill
How much "More" "revenue" does the OP suppose we'd "raise" if the Top rate was 5%.. or 1%?Originally Posted by Real Perspective and problem
How much "Laugh" is in your Laugher Curve?
Revenue is of course a function of the overall economy, but note how the burden of who pays-- has changed.Originally Posted by cpwill
ie, the "Class Warfare" Won by the rich over the last 50, especially 30, years.
And the above chart does not include the near HALVING of the Capital Gains and Dividend Taxes under GW Bush. (28% to 15%). On which the really rich really live.