Over 50 Million Americans paid zero dollars or less in Income Taxes in 2016.
Of the 150,272,157 tax returns filed for the 2016 tax year, 50,219,667—or 33.4 percent–were classified by the Internal Revenue Service as “nontaxable returns,” meaning the people who filed them paid $0 or less in income taxes, according to data published by the Statistics of Income Division of the IRS.
This debunks the left’s narrative that the rich aren’t paying their fair share. One-third of the country is either paying nothing or making money off the federal government. Let’s continue to cut taxes for everyone and let the American people keep there hard earned money.
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