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Subject:  Re: Investment Income Surtax Date:  12/3/2012  3:58 PM
Author:  bacon Number:  117055 of 121189

10% of what? The vast majority of tax law is devoted to defining income.

Your question was open-ended. My response also was intended to be all-inclusive. All income: wages and salaries, interest payments, dividends and capital gains, gambling earnings, pass-throughs from their small businesses, and so on.

Eric Hines
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