Contrary

Taxes

The top 1% of the taxpayers whose share of total AGI (Adjusted Gross Income) is 22%…pay 39.89% of the total taxes. So that’s roughly 1/5 of the income, 2/5 of the taxes.

The top 5% of the taxpayers, whose share of total AGI is 36.66%, pay 60.14 % of the taxes.

The top 10% of taxpayers, whose share of total AGI is 47.32%, pay 70.79% of the taxes.

The bottom 50% whose share of total AGI is 12.51%, pay 2.99% of the taxes.

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March 28, 2010 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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