Keith Hennessey has a good article showing that total tax payments to governments have increased fairly steadily over the past several decades.  Most of this increase is due to needing to fund entitlement programs, and with our present administration and Congress, I can see that number jumping again, unfortunately.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s