I knew the percentage was high, but I didn't realize that only 1.4 million taxpayers (the top 1% income earners) pay more income taxes than 134 million other Americans do. That's startling and it is not healthy in my opinion. I understand the argument that the top 1% earn a lot of income and so on, but it cannot be healthy that so much of our government's revenues are dependent on such a small group.
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