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In 2005, the 54 billionaires in Britain paid a total of £14.7m in income tax. Of this, £9m was contributed by James Dyson
12/13/2011 3:10 PM
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'JK Rowling & James Dyson are the only UK billionaires who pay a tax rate even remotely proportional to their income.' http://t.co/fth3J
6/24/2012 11:11 AM
There are 54 billionaires in the UK. Last year they paid £14.7m in tax. James Dyson paid £9m of that. [Nick Shaxson, Treasure Islands]
3/21/2012 9:20 AM
Germany’s tax law allows private businesses to write off bribery on their corporate income tax returns. We call it "campaign contributions"
5/26/2011 4:25 PM
Romney claims he never paid less than 13% in taxes over last 10 years. 13% of taxable income? Total income? http://t.co/iirLbDtA #icymi
8/16/2012 10:00 PM
Tax Rates Down Dramatically for Rich: Wealthy paid 17% of income, down from 26% in '92: http://theatln.tc/dZjivR #TaxDay
4/18/2011 8:26 AM
1,470 people who made more than $1 million in 2009 paid $0 in federal income tax. (Source: @WhiteHouse) #FairShare http://t.co/fbnPZS6z
4/5/2012 9:18 AM
1,470 people who made more than $1 million in 2009 paid $0 in federal income tax. (Source: @WhiteHouse) #FairShare http://t.co/RHVC7UMW”
4/5/2012 9:52 AM
Last tax day rant. In 1972 under Nixon 88% Americans paid income taxes, under Reagan 73%, under Obama 49%. Let's hope that changes! #tcot
4/17/2012 8:33 AM
32 corporations paid more in compensation to top executives than they paid in income taxes http://thkpr.gs/jfymRK
6/21/2011 9:29 PM
The Obamas paid $1.79 million in taxes on income of $5.5 million for 2009. In other news, the Obamas just paid themselves $1.79 million.
4/15/2010 6:12 PM
BankOfAmerica paid $0 in fed corporate income tax in '09 -- a yr in which they made more than $4B -- but rcvd a $2.3M bailout
3/6/2011 8:32 AM
#gaymaths Expressed as a percentage, how much of the income tax paid by gay people pays for the child tax credits of Daily Mail readers?
1/24/2011 8:58 AM
In 2009 Exxon made $19 billion in profits, paid no federal income taxes and was given a $156 million rebate from the IRS. #SharedSacrifice
6/26/2011 5:30 PM
WH says Obamas reported $608,611 in income in 2012 and paid $112,214 in taxes (18.4 percent rate). They donated $150,034 to 33 charities.
4/12/2013 1:49 PM
The #Viewpoint # of the Day = 7,000 - the number of millionaires who paid no federal income taxes last year: http://t.co/KkiB1kNj
9/18/2012 8:20 PM
1470 people paid no federal income tax on $1 million incomes in 2009. The Buffett Rule will change that: http://t.co/8CbeQaAm #fairshare
4/4/2012 12:54 PM
1470 people paid no federal income tax on $1 million incomes in 2009. The Buffett Rule will change that: http://t.co/BQ9mFVsy #fairshare
4/10/2012 12:25 PM
Surprising. Obama did not claim Beck, Hannity, Limbaugh as dependents even though their income totally dependent on him.
4/15/2010 5:22 PM
The problem isn't "we've" been spending too much. It's that most Americans have got a steadily smaller share of total income.
2/20/2011 10:16 AM
Obama: Which is why this jobs bill is fully paid for by asking millionaires & billionaires to pay their fair share.
10/6/2011 11:05 AM
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