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'Bait and Switch' Taxes

cnesmith Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 3:24 PM
I'm unsure what your problem with my statement. The fact that people with $250k+ can afford a tax increase has nothing to do with living above your means. If they're living above their means that's their own fault....
We have heard many times from President Barack Obama how he plans to raise taxes on "millionaires and billionaires," but not on the middle class. Apparently, if you don't happen to be a millionaire or billionaire, you don't have to worry.

But the numbers say otherwise -- and say so big time.

The actual tax increase plans being proposed by Obama do not start with people who have an income of a million dollars a year. They start with people with incomes of $250,000 and up.

That is more than most people make, but it...