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Trillion Dollar Tax Hike Hidden in Fiscal Cliff

Rebel 66 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 4:30 PM
Words that are sure to be uttered by those who choose poorly on November 6. "But, it wasn't supposed to be like this" or, "This isn't what we were promised."

According to Americans for Tax Reform, there is a $1 trillion tax hike hidden in the fiscal cliff that has been kept under the radar. The Congressional Budget Office estimates new or higher ObamaCare taxes will total a net $1 trillion over the next ten years starting in 2013. The taxes are permanent due to being written into the legislation and come in the form of a medical device tax, surtax on investment income, an increase in the Medicare payroll tax rate, the medical itemized deduction "haircut" tax, employer and individual mandate non-compliance tax and more. The numbers below...