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Buffettitis -- Is There a Cure?

topperj2 Wrote: Nov 29, 2012 10:51 AM
Buffet, like Gates and other uber-billionaires, have theirs. They don't want us to have ours. We already know he doesn't want to pay more taxes. Hell, he doesn't want to pay what he owes currently! He and these other mouthpieces should just shut their pie holes. Funny how the press adores these rich guys when they say we should pay more in taxes. How do they look themselves in the mirror?

Once again, billionaire investor Warren Buffett urges his fellow high-on-the-hoggers to pay more in taxes. "Only in Grover Norquist's imagination," says Buffett, do taxes make much of a difference in how people invest. "So let's forget about the rich and ultra-rich going on strike and stuffing their ample funds under their mattresses if -- gasp -- capital gains rates and ordinary income rates are increased. The ultra-rich, including me, will forever pursue investment opportunities. ...

"We need Congress, right now, to enact a minimum tax on high incomes. I would suggest 30 percent of taxable income between $1 million...