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The real problem is all the tax loopholes that almost exclusively benefit the upper/upper end of the income spectrum.

I am looking at you carried interest loophole.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carried_interest

And the low rate dividends are taxed at. Dividends should be deducted at the corporate level as a cost, and taxed at the shareholder level as regular income.




Hey! This thread isn't meant for ideas that are sane and would actually improve things. Please move on to another thread.


b/c making the tax code more fair/logical would not improve things? your comment does not make sense.


I agreed with your statements. Since they are sane and would improve things, you are in the wrong comment thread.


sorry, I misunderstood. It's very difficult to detect sarcasm on message boards.




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