88% Plan to File Income Taxes by Today; 53% Question Fairness of Tax System
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Today is Tax Day, and while most Americans expect a refund this year, just over half think they pay more than their fair share.A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey conducted over the past weekend finds that 75% of American Adults have filed their income taxes, while another 13% expect to do so by today’s deadline. Five percent (5%) plan to get an extension. This is consistent with findings for the past two years. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 American Adults was conducted on April 12-13, 2014 by Rasmussen Reports. The margin of sampling error is +/- 3 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence. Field work for all Rasmussen Reports surveys is conducted by Pulse Opinion Research, LLC. See methodology.
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