RE-SHAPING THE TAX SYSTEM

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THE FACTS

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BLUE STATES PAY 50% MORE THAN RED STATES IN FEDERAL INCOME TAXES.

 

 
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NEW YORK STATE CONTRIBUTES 8.36% TO THE FEDERAL BUDGET.

CALIFORNIA CONTRIBUTES 12.06%

 

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IF NEW YORK STATE WITHHELD ITS FEDERAL RETURNS THE FEDS WOULD LOSE BILLIONS.

 

THIS REDISTRIBUTION OF WEALTH OVERWHELMINGLY BENEFITS TRUMP-SUPPORTING STATES. 

NEW YORK STATE ALREADY GETS BACK LESS THAN IT PAYS TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

See this recent WalletHub report: 2016’s Most & Least Federally Dependent States

https://wallethub.com/edu/states-most-least-dependent-on-the-federal-government/2700/

State Revenue and Spending (March 31, 2016)

https://www.osc.state.ny.us/finance/finreports/citizens_guide/2016/details.htm

http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/briefing-book/what-are-sources-revenue-federal-government-0

WHERE DOES THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT GET ITS MONEY?

http://www.taxpolicycenter.org/briefing-book/what-are-sources-revenue-federal-government-0

"Roughly 80 percent comes from the individual income tax and the payroll taxes that fund social insurance programs. Another 11 percent comes from the corporate income tax, and the rest [9%] is from a mix of sources."

2016 Citizens' Guide

Where we go...

BLUEXIT

A MODEST PROPOSAL FOR SEPARATING BLUE STATES FROM RED

https://newrepublic.com/article/140948/bluexit-blue-states-exit-trump-red-america