What's the hurt if from Obama's tax hikes if you make more than $250,000 but less than $500,000

This week, a series of ‘angles’ on the debate to kill or keep the Bush Tax Cuts …

First, a couple of context points: I think all of the Bush Tax Cuts should be extended and, I’m not in the business of hepling the Dems with their messaging.  But …

According to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center, the average taxpayer earning $200,000 to $500,000, will be socked an additional $988 if Obama jacks tax rates on “the wealthiest” Americans.

True, it’s more than pocket change, but it’s not going to threaten anybody’s lifestyle.

I wonder why Obamatrons aren’t highlighting the under $1,000 number to settle down the ‘almost rich’ who are collateral damage in his class attack?

* * * * *

Data source: L,A, Times, The tax cut debate, September 15, 2010
http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/editorials/la-ed-taxes-20100915,0,6983741.story

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s