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Americans want fair taxes — even if it is bad for the economy

Tax fairness is big on the mind of Americans, according to a survey by WalletHub.com.

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The pain of the tax season is beginning to fade a little, but was that pain fair? A new survey by personal finance website WalletHub.com finds that many Americans think the tax code needs an injection of fairness — regardless of whether it hurts the economy.
Just how important is tax fairness to Americans? WalletHub's Tax Fairness Survey found that Americans think "tax fairness (61.23 percent) and tax equality (20.81 percent) are more important than whatever is best for the economy (17.96 percent)."
But the idea of fairness doesn't mean Americans don't want some ...


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