Mike Bloomberg unveils $5 trillion tax plan

Mike Bloomberg unveils $5 trillion tax plan

Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg released a tax plan Saturday that seeks to collect $5 trillion over a decade by increasing taxes on the wealthy. The plan proposes: rolling back Trump’s corporate tax cuts; a new 5% surtax on incomes above $5 million a year; taxes on capital gains; lowering the threshold for the estate tax; and restoring top rates back to the Obama-era 39.6%.

DevilsAdvocate 1 months

Why can’t there be a flat tax rate for everyone. I’m in favour of closing loopholes,but progressive tax is only punishing people for their hard work and success.

Scott in FLorida
Scott in FLorida 1 months

THat is yet another campaign promise you know Bloomberg will never keep. Fortunately Trump has raised the bar on keeping your promises. In my 1/2 century of following politics I have NEVER seen anyone keep so many campaign promises. Add the right to try new meds for terminal patients, the veterans benefits, the raises for our military, Prison reform is all icing on the cake

Occam’s lazer
Occam’s lazer 1 months

I’m in favor of this tax plan “By the way, when I say cut taxes, I don't mean fiddle with the code. I mean abolish the income tax and the IRS, and replace them with nothing.” Ron Paul

Mark East
Mark East 1 months

don't believe that he's a corporate schill

Craig 1 months

not nearly enough

not the 1%
not the 1% 1 months

And like Trumpy with the "drain the swamp manifesto", and the "lock her up" bible,,,,, Put the plan in the bin as he walks thru the white house kitchen----while laughing hysterically at the Dumbasses/gullible who voted for him

not the 1%
not the 1% 1 months

Ohhhh but We r so close to dusting off our thrones and putting crowns back on-/// and laughing in the face of the average American

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