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Dr. Mouse Silver badge

Re: If we taxed the rich properly

For dividends the rates per bracket are 7.5 / 32.5 / 38.1% vs employment income tax 20 / 40 / 45%

Dividends have already had corporation tax at 19% paid on them, which employment income hasn't. This makes the effective rates 26 / 45 / 50%.

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