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The Work We Do to Pay Taxes

The time we spend each day working to pay taxes Community and regional development (disaster relief.) Based on the average yearly revenues of a full time working couple - $107,275 - with one child filing a joint tax return. Net interest Energy Agriculture Govemment Science, space Resources and Justice Allowances and tech Environment Time spent per day Amount spent per day 1 minute $.49 6 minutes 20 seconds 35 seconds 1 minute 1 minute 1 minute 2 minutes 2 minutes $2.98 $.14 $.32 $.40 $.46 $.63 $.85 $.96 24 hours 24 Net interest 1 h. 55 min. spent every day working to pay taxes Net interest Health Medicare Discretionary spendings Income Security Mandatory spendings Defense Social Security Revenues from Commerce and Revenues from Undistributed Housing Credit saved 3.5 minutes of daily work. offsetting receipts saved 2.5 minutes of daily work. 130 minutes 125 120 Daily time devoted to pay taxes since 1985 2009 115 Income Security (unemployment) Social National Medicare Health Veterans Transportation Education, Intemational Security Defense Training. Affairs 110 Time spent per day Amount spent per day 23 minutes 23 minutes 21 minutes 15 minutes 12 minutes 4 minutes 3 minutes 3 minutes 2 minutes 1985 1990 1995 2000 2005 $11.48 $11.45 $10.54 $7.33 $6.13 $1.98 $1.49 $1.46 $1.07 SOURCES:; Internal Revenue Service; Bureau of Labor Statistics; Census Bureau 1/2 hr. workday

The Work We Do to Pay Taxes

shared by slangille on Apr 07
There are two certainties in the lives of every American according to Ben Franklin: death and taxes. (Corporate Americans exempt.) So how much of every working day do we spend working to pay the Man?





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