Even the Helots, the slaves of the Spartans, got to keep half of what they made.With all respect but this seems quite low. Here you pay 51% of every 'dollar' you make.
I live in the most taxed jurisdiction in North America with a 53% marginal income tax rate when you combine federal and provincial taxes.
If you are in America watch this documentaryI make 134,000 a year on paper.
My take home every other week is 4,124.00
My actual income before taxes is 5,108.00
I get over 900 dollars taken out every two weeks! That’s a F*cking fifth of my income.
AND, I always OWE money to the irs at the end of the year.
I have two small children and I am married.
Edit: I was a bit off, Exact numbers:
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