Originally Posted by ScotchAndCigar
In the chart, the effective rate does roll-in the cap gains, that's why it stops rising. This chart proves 2 things: middle and lower-middle earners do pay their fair share, considering they have no discretionary income. And high earners pay the same effective (or lower) rate as middle incomers. The raw dollars are meaningless.
Were really doing this again? I went to the store and offered them.001% of my income for the groceries, they said no. Hey scotch, can you point me to where it actually gives the percentage of my income a new BMW will cost? i keep looking but all the prices are written in these meaningless raw dollars