Where do the U.S. citizens income taxes go?

Answer According to The President's Budget for Fiscal Year 2009 report, U.S. citizens income taxes go to the following: current military gets 36 percent, human resources gets 30 percent, 18 percent goes t... Read More »

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Do non-citizens of the USA pay income taxes?

Non-resident aliens residing in the United States are required to file a tax return and pay income tax on any earnings made in the US, as long as those wages exceed the personal exemption amount. N... Read More »

Do lower income citizens pay taxes?

According to the Internal Revenue Service, all citizens must pay taxes, including citizens who earn a low income. For citizens not to pay taxes, they would have to earn less than $600 dollars per y... Read More »

What percentage of US citizens file income taxes?

Anyone who receives compensation in a given year has to file. But only about 45% of the people who are actually employed PAY income taxes. If a person is below a certain income level the government... Read More »

What type of income taxes were paid by US citizens in early 1800's?