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Subject:  Re: The Fiscal Cliff-Solving the wrong problem Date:  11/14/2012  9:49 AM
Author:  TMFMurph Number:  408443 of 454847

Hi Poz!

Of course, given the complex nature of our tax codes, one might point out that it's not the marginal tax rate for the higher earners that counts ( i.e. 90% versus 39% ), it is the effective tax rate ( what they actually pay after all deductions, etc ) that counts:

http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2011/06/the_real_tax_rat...

Cheers!
Murph
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