#9264855, By MightyMouse So then, what is the ideal top level tax rate (hint: not Denmark's 62% morriss)

  • MightyMouse 2 Jan 2013 18:24:23 1,133 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    MightyMouse wrote:
    There has been research done into this. I'll just leave this here since it says pretty much everything I'd say on the topic.

    http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/11/22/taxing-job-creators/
    Very interesting, ta. Any idea what the threshold for the 70% tax was set at (I can't open the pdf on my phone)?
    They got the threshold by optimizing the tradeoff between increased deadweight burden at the income level and the increased revenue from all higher levels. It came out as $300,000.
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