It is one of the least-used sentences in the English language: I want to pay more tax.
That’s how I feel after analysing Mitt Romney’s financials.
The Republican Presidential Nominee – worth an estimated $250 million – has finally released his tax returns for the past two years. From an income of $13.7 million in 2011, he paid $1.94 million: a tax rate of 14.1 per cent.
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This is lower than the rate paid by the average firefighter.
Anyone who thinks this is fair has rocks in their head.
In an eviscerating piece for the Daily Beast earlier this year, entitled Tax Me, For F@#$’s Sake! the ...