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Questions - Death Tax & Deductions - April 27 & 30, 2017

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National Survey of 1,000 U.S. Likely Voters
Conducted April 27 and 30, 2017
By Rasmussen Reports

 

1* Do you favor or oppose the elimination of the so-called federal “death tax” on the property of those who die?

 

2* A proposal has been made to double the standard deduction for individuals and make the first $12,600 they earn tax-free. In exchange, all deductions except those for retirement savings, charitable giving and mortgage interest would be eliminated. Do you favor or oppose such a proposal?

 

NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/-3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence