The proposal for a revision of the way Americans pay taxes to the federal government was released today. Immediately, of course, the cry went up that it's a tax break for the rich. Here's a news flash. The rich are the ones that pay taxes. The bottom 40% of taxpayers not only do not send in any money, they get some money sent to them.
Any tax cut is a tax break for that rich 60% of taxpayers who actually send in a check.