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The Largest Tax Increase Since World War II

DevinDenver Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 5:43 PM
Further, Barack has hired over 100,000 new Federal employees since he was inaugutrated in 2009. Are you trying to tell us that all of these employees are deparately needed?
Fully going over the fiscal cliff would be the largest tax increase since World War II, according to the Tax Foundation and will result in the highest top tax rates in decades. They've composed a chart tracking marginal rates since 1954. Take a look at the end, and the size of the jump projected in tax rates:

Keep in mind that as rates have come down, average tax revenue has stayed roughly the same. Reforms to the U.S. tax code have given us one of the most - if not the single most - progressive...