Tag: capital gains

Marco Rubio’s tax plan gives a huge gift to the top 0.0003 percent – Jared Bernstein for WaPo

If you were thinking: “what tax change could I implement that would be most helpful to the wealthiest households?” you’d quickly come to the same conclusion as Rubio: zero out taxes on capital gains and dividends. That’s because taxation on these forms of income, currently taxed at a top rate of 23.8 percent, is highly […]