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George Soros, a Facebook co-founder, and a Disney heiress are among billionaires asking US politicians to tax them more

A group of ultra-rich called on politicians to tax them more, saying funds could combat climate change, boost the economy, and reduce inequality.

‘We pay every penny we owe’: Amazon hits back at Joe Biden, defending how much it pays in taxes

Foemer Vice President Joe Biden said earlier this week that he has "nothing against Amazon, but they should pay a few taxes."
President Donald Trump and Rep. Kevin Brady

A key GOP lawmaker just reversed on the promise that Trump’s tax cuts will pay for themselves

A key GOP congressman who helped craft the sweeping tax cuts passed in 2017 has conceded that they might not pay for themselves.
It's more complicated to find your tax rate than to calculate sales tax.

How to calculate sales tax on almost anything you buy

Sales tax in the US can vary by state or city, but is generally about 4% to 8% of the item's retail price, imposed when you check out.

How to get a tax ID number if you’re self-employed or have a small business

To get a Tax ID number, you can speak with your accountant or bank, call the IRS directly, fill out a form and mail it to the IRS, or apply online.
OPSHOT - A lit sign is seen at the entrance to Facebook's corporate headquarters location in Menlo Park, California on March 21, 2018. Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg vowed on March 21 to "step up" to fix problems at the social media giant, as it fights a snowballing scandal over the hijacking of personal data from millions of its users.s)

Facebook pulled in over $420 million from sales in Australia in 2018, but paid roughly 2% of that in taxes

Facebook has previously been in hot water with Australia's tax authority and was ordered to pay $21.8 million in 2017 following an audit.

Tax returns show many 2020 Democrats have one financial habit in common

In 2016, Beto O'Rourke and his wife donated just over 0.002% of their income to charity.

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and the IRS blew through another deadline to turn over Trump’s tax returns

"No one cares about ridiculous charges about tax returns and all types of other things that Democrats are doubling down on today," Hogan Gidley said.
No matter a person's income, 15% of their Social Security benefit is tax-free.

The government can tax up to 85% of your Social Security. Here’s how to find out exactly how much

Up to 85% of Social Security benefits are taxed, but how much depends on the person's total earnings. Here's how to calculate the tax.

The GOP tax cuts could help Trump get reelected in 2020, even though most Americans hate them

"I think if you look at all the sentiment measures that matter, they're through the roof," President Donald Trump's adviser Kevin Hassett said.