Infographic: On Tax Day, Are the 1 Percent Paying Their Fair Share?

Posted by Cameron Keng

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Thanks to yesterday's observance of Emancipation Day in Washington, D.C., today is the official due date for your federal tax bill. With the relative fairness of the tax system on everyone's minds and even playing a major role in the 2012 presidential election, here's an infographic by Cameron Keng that uses last year's tax data to break down who pays what across the spectrum of American earners and how that relates to their disposable income and the cost of living.