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The Payroll Taxes

James365 Wrote: Jan 15, 2013 9:56 PM
59% of federal revenue comes from sales tax, another 33% comes from FDIC taxes, corporate taxes 3% and ad-valorem tax (a combination of excise tax, sales tax, property tax, transportation tax, license and miscellaneous taxes) make up the remaining 5%. The bulk of Federal taxes, 92% are collected from the wage earner. You can’t spin that.

The big hoo-hah over taxes we had to suffer through last month had to do with income tax rates and some specialty items that largely attached to corporations.

As you may know if you've ever made the mistake of saying "about half of those who work pay no taxes at all" in front of a Liberal, everyone who shops pays sales taxes, everyone who drives pays gasoline taxes, and everyone who works pays … payroll taxes.

Payroll taxes, as the term is typically used, are those you pay into the Social Security system (officially known as Old-Age, Survivors, and...