More Than Half of Americans Say Federal Taxes Too High

Trend: Americans’ Views on Their Federal Income Taxes

Gallup: “As many Americans scramble to prepare their taxes ahead of the April 15 deadline, a majority, 52%, say the amount they have to pay in federal income tax is ‘too high,’ while 42% say it is ‘about right.’ The percentage who say their taxes are too high has hovered around 50% since 2003, although the current 52% is up from 46% two years ago.”

  • Hard Little Machine

    They think their own taxes are too high. Even MSNBC believes this.