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Subject:  Re: I May Open My Veins Date:  1/21/2013  4:51 PM
Author:  0x6a74 Number:  117482 of 121150

“If you add up all the federal and you look at the disability and the unemployment and the Social Security and state, my tax rate is 62, 63 percent,” Mickelson said. “So I’ve got to make some decisions on what to do.”

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/21/sports/golf/mickelson-citi......



i wonder if he got that figure by the old canard of adding up all the marginal rates + sales tax (+ property tax?)

especially outrageous would be the self-employed (?) 15% FICA on the first 115K of his 45 million
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