Questions - Income Taxes - February 21-22, 2014
33% Have Already Filed Their Taxes
71% Think Americans Try to Be Honest When Filing Taxes
Americans Still Question the Fairness of What They Pay in Taxes
National Survey of 1,000 Adults
Conducted February 21-22,
By Rasmussen Reports
1* When will you file your income taxes?
2* How are your income taxes prepared? Do you do it yourself, hire a professional, or have someone else in your family take care of your income tax filing?
3* Will you get a refund, owe money, or will you pretty much break even?
4* How concerned are you that the Internal Revenue Service will audit your taxes?
5* Do most Americans try to be honest when they file their income taxes, or are most trying to hide something?
6* Think about someone who makes twice as much as you do. When you add up all the taxes that are paid, does a person who earns twice as much as you pay twice as much in taxes, less than twice as much in taxes or more than twice as much in taxes?
7* What about someone who earns half as much as you do? Does a person who earns half as much as you pay half as much in taxes, less than half as much in taxes or more than half as much in taxes?
8* Does the United States have the best tax system in the world?
NOTE: Margin of Sampling Error, +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence