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70% Poor Tax Increase
Self | Sept. 25 2012 | Self

Posted on 09/25/2012 4:49:35 AM PDT by sr4402

A whopping tax increase is scheduled for 2013 on the working poor. Those making $36,200 will see their Federal taxes increase from 10 percent to 15. That's a whooping 50 percent tax increase on the working poor.

Under Obama, the US Senate adjourned, leaving this increased tax on the working poor. Nevermind, they failed to make their required budget (X times in a row), but they left an immoral tax increase on the working poor.

Beyond that, the Democratic Senate left in place a 2% Social Security tax increase upon them as well.

Obama promised their would not be a tax increase on the middle class, but he never said there would be a tax increase on the working poor. The middle class will feel it, just not as much as the working poor will. For the middle class it will cost us $1218 at a minimum.

But for the working poor, the tax increases will drive many families back into poverty who are already under severe stress from this economy.


TOPICS: Your Opinion/Questions
KEYWORDS: allisvanity; notnews; taxes; vanity
How could the Senate Democrats let this happen upon the working poor? It is immoral.
1 posted on 09/25/2012 4:49:37 AM PDT by sr4402
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To: sr4402

With 47% of the population not paying any taxes, 15% multipled by zero is still zero! No sympathy here for the “working poor”.


2 posted on 09/25/2012 4:55:09 AM PDT by caver (Obama: Home of the Whopper)
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To: caver
With 47% of the population not paying any taxes, 15% multipled by zero is still zero! No sympathy here for the “working poor”.

The working poor (an Obama phrase), as those who Earn Money. You know, like work?

3 posted on 09/25/2012 5:02:39 AM PDT by sr4402
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To: sr4402

“You know, like work?”

Yea, I know what work is. Do you know what paying taxes is? 47% don’t pay taxes. Understand?


4 posted on 09/25/2012 5:05:23 AM PDT by caver (Obama: Home of the Whopper)
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To: sr4402
The Senate democrats are ramming through their agenda "on the backs of the poor"?

Those evil democrats killing the poor just to promote their own agenda of power.

5 posted on 09/25/2012 5:05:57 AM PDT by EGPWS (Trust in God, question everyone else)
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To: sr4402

How could they do this? They don’t give a damn. Not one.

They are looking for something to blame on the Republicans or just about anyone else.


6 posted on 09/25/2012 5:06:17 AM PDT by Sequoyah101 (Half the people are below average, they voted for oblabla.s)
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To: caver

My husband and I are a couple of the working poor. thanks for pointing out that we don’t pay any taxes...but wait! then where does all that money they take out of our paychecks go? what about my property taxes that i pay? sales tax, gas tax etc? I’m so glad i don’t pay any taxes! s/


7 posted on 09/25/2012 5:10:17 AM PDT by annelizly
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To: sr4402

Not only is it whooping, it is whopping as well.


8 posted on 09/25/2012 5:21:45 AM PDT by Tennessean4Bush (An optimist believes we live in the best of all possible worlds. A pessimist fears this is true.)
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To: EGPWS
The Senate democrats are ramming through their agenda "on the backs of the poor"? Those evil democrats killing the poor just to promote their own agenda of power.

Yes. In their hurry to tax the "Rich" they hit the poor.

If Obama really cared about the working poor, he would recall the Senate back into session and stop this immoral tax upon the Working Poor.

9 posted on 09/25/2012 5:30:24 AM PDT by sr4402
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To: caver
Yea, I know what work is. Do you know what paying taxes is? 47% don’t pay taxes. Understand?

An Obamabot who likes increased taxes on the working poor. How interesting.

10 posted on 09/25/2012 5:31:39 AM PDT by sr4402
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To: sr4402

Bookmark


11 posted on 09/25/2012 5:37:56 AM PDT by airborne (MY HEROES DON'T WEAR CAPES. MY HEROES WEAR DOG TAGS ! ! !)
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To: sr4402

15% + SS/Medicare 15% = 30%.


12 posted on 09/25/2012 5:43:19 AM PDT by Sacajaweau
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To: sr4402
ANY tax on ANYONE will be a tax on EVERYONE!
13 posted on 09/25/2012 5:43:28 AM PDT by EGPWS (Trust in God, question everyone else)
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To: sr4402

14 posted on 09/25/2012 5:47:33 AM PDT by pabianice (washington, dc ..)
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To: sr4402

Those making $36,200 will see their Federal taxes increase from 10 percent to 15.

I doubt they pay a dang dime after all the deductions and other crap they get. What a stupid lying story.


15 posted on 09/25/2012 6:03:35 AM PDT by napscoordinator (GOP Candidate 2020 - "Bloomberg 2020 - We vote for whatever crap the GOP puts in front of us.")
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To: sr4402

The Obamabot is you. You are using Obama’s talking points about the “working poor”. When the working poor “has some skin in the game”, then I will feel for them. Otherwise, those “millionaires and billionares” are paying most all the taxes.


16 posted on 09/25/2012 6:26:28 AM PDT by caver (Obama: Home of the Whopper)
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To: caver
When the working poor “has some skin in the game”, then I will feel for them.

Don't feel for the working poor. How interesting.

17 posted on 09/25/2012 6:29:22 AM PDT by sr4402
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To: sr4402
Notice how the Obamabots come out to distract us from talking how this affects the working poor?

This is the Sleeper Subject of this Election. The Democrats pretend to care for the working poor, yet let this happen upon their watch.

18 posted on 09/25/2012 6:32:06 AM PDT by sr4402
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You’re having a hard time with reading comprehension, aren’t you? Or do just like twisting words to your meaning? You know exactly the point I’m making.


19 posted on 09/25/2012 6:34:00 AM PDT by caver (Obama: Home of the Whopper)
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Congratulations. You are having an epiphany.

The senate democrats adjourned because their plans have NOTHING to do with helping the poor, no matter what they say.

Democrats’ plans have EVERYTHING to do with increasing their own power.

Impoverishing those trying to escape the poverty cycle increases dependence on government. Dependence on government is the dems’ favorite opiate for the masses.


20 posted on 09/25/2012 6:40:04 AM PDT by MortMan (Laughter is the best medicine, especially when ridiculing your enemies.)
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To: sr4402
Tax poverty. Remove benefits for not working. Make poverty painful so the poor will aspire to earn more by finishing school, earning, investing, and respecting capitalism. Reward success by gradually lowering the successful people's tax rate based on the more they earn.

Reward success; punish failure.

21 posted on 09/25/2012 6:45:34 AM PDT by Rapscallion (If Obama wins he will be an evil tyrant over America.)
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To: napscoordinator
What a stupid lying story.

If your right, the US Senate did stop the tax increase on those making up to $36,250. And they also stopped the Social Security increase from 4.2% to 6%.

I'll bite. When did they do that?

22 posted on 09/25/2012 6:49:16 AM PDT by sr4402
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The poor are the biggest tax consumers, tax the hell out of them!!!!

i’m tired of paying their way in life!!!


23 posted on 09/25/2012 6:55:35 AM PDT by dalereed
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To: napscoordinator

bigger refunds


24 posted on 09/25/2012 6:57:49 AM PDT by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: dalereed
The poor are the biggest tax consumers, tax the hell out of them!!!! i’m tired of paying their way in life!!!

Good Obamabot. Thanks for showing us how you feel.

25 posted on 09/25/2012 6:58:32 AM PDT by sr4402
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To: caver

Democrats count on “the working poor” being so clueless as to vote for Obama regardless of the consequences. To see Howard Stern’s interviews with these cretins, who think that Paul Ryan is a Black V-P candidate running with Obama, is astounding.

We really do need to institute some kind of elementary test that people have to score at least 60% on before they are registered to vote.


26 posted on 09/25/2012 7:03:24 AM PDT by txrefugee
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Democrats count on “the working poor” being so clueless as to vote for Obama regardless of the consequences.

Right now, most of the 'working poor' have no idea what is about to hit them. I blame bad reporting for this.

Journalists would rather talk about Egypt and Libya than what is to befall the poor. They would rather talk about that stuff and gain attention than to defend the working poor.

They have no clue how increasing the minimum wage hurt the poor and our teenagers. They repeat Harry Reid's saying the economy is OK.

It's not, and unemployment among minorities and our young people is at an all time high. And the future of many is now dimmed.

If Obama was half the man they say he is, he would bring back the Senate to prevent this from befalling the working poor. And he will chastise his party for ever letting this sit on the books.

27 posted on 09/25/2012 7:31:41 AM PDT by sr4402
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