personal tax

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Recent Examples on the Web But now that leaked personal tax records appear to show billionaires paying little to nothing in income taxes, the debate could move to center stage. Russ Wiles, The Arizona Republic, 14 June 2021 Washington wants to boost top personal tax rates to 39.6%. Marilyn Cohen, Forbes, 1 June 2021 The increases combined with New York City's own 3.9% tax on personal income, as well as federal income tax rates that range from 10% to 37%, will raise the top marginal personal tax rate for city residents to nearly 52%. Stephen Gandel, CBS News, 7 Apr. 2021 Challengers hoping to replace Gov. Gavin Newsom in the Sept. 14 recall election were required to disclose five years of their personal tax returns, offering a rare glimpse into their personal finances. Dustin Gardiner, San Francisco Chronicle, 20 July 2021 Profits from Arizona small businesses are currently taxed on personal tax returns. Bob Christie, ajc, 26 June 2021 In February, Trump’s personal tax returns and other records were turned over to the Manhattan District Attorney’s office after a lengthy legal battle to keep them secret. BostonGlobe.com, 30 June 2021 Profits from Arizona small businesses are currently taxed on personal tax returns. Bob Christie, ajc, 26 June 2021 One of the billionaires mentioned in this article objected, arguing that publishing personal tax information is a violation of privacy. Jesse Eisinger, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 10 June 2021

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First Known Use of personal tax

circa 1935, in the meaning defined above

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3 Sep 2021

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“Personal tax.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/personal%20tax. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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