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The Great Liberal Explains the Bible

wayne566 Wrote: May 20, 2012 9:37 PM
Actually, there was nothing in there about the rich young ruler worshiping money. It was more a sense that the money was blocking him from giving his heart completely over to Jesus. It is possible to place an inappropriate priority on something without worshiping it.

Ericynot wrote: Part of what Buffett proposed in the so-called Buffett Rule is raising the tax rate on capital gains and dividends to the level of ordinary income. Re-read my original post from 11:19 AM. You're confused and so, apparently, is John Ransom.- Obama’s Campaign about Nothing

Dear Comrade Eric,

No, I’m not confused. I think perhaps you don’t understand how tax law actually operates in real life.

Even assuming that the Buffett rule raises taxes on capital gains, there are easy ways for rich people to avoid paying capital gains taxes.

Unlike income taxes, a person can choose...

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