The top 20% of households pay 69% of total federal taxes: http://t.co/ECZoA4QGnS
Cost of Government Day Report
In 2014, Cost of Government Day falls on July 6. Working people must toil 186 days out of the year just to meet all costs imposed by government. 2014 marks the sixth consecutive year COGD has fallen in July.
In other words, in 2014 the cost of government consumes 51.0 percent of national income.
For the 2014 CoGD Report, click here.