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Lies, Damn Lies and FactCheck.org

meerbock Wrote: Jul 16, 2012 11:09 PM
Macroman is dead right. If in the last filing period I made enough money to be in a higher bracket and paid that tax, and this year I do NOT make as much money and fall into a lower bracket, I still pay all of my taxes due, but have paid less. Perhaps it is BECAUSE you have only gone to a Community College that this simple equivalency has escaped your understanding.

Americans can afford to pay more in taxes, say liberals, after the Congressional Budget Office released a report that shows that for 2009 “federal tax rates had fallen to the lowest in 30 years,” at 17.4 percent of income according to FactCheck.org – just in time to correspond with President Barack Obama being sworn in.

The Scarecrow couldn’t make the waters recede, begin to heal the earth or make the Red Sea part, but he apparently fixed the tax tables for us while we were sleeping.     

And FactCheck then reminds us- breathlessly- that taxes “fell again in...

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