Taxes: 62% Say They Pay More Than Their Fair Share
At a time when President Joe Biden is reportedly considering new taxes on the rich, more Americans than ever think they already pay more than their fair share of taxes.
The latest Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 62% of American Adults believe they pay more than their fair share of taxes. That’s up from 51% last year, and exceeds the previous high of 59% in 2020. (To see survey question wording, click here.)
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The survey of 1,000 U.S. American Adults was conducted on March 21-22, 2022 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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