Taxes

7 surprising 2014 tax facts

What do filling up your tank, buying stuff, talking on your cell, smoking, drinking and dying have in common? Taxes. How big a bite will they really take?

How Washington spends your taxes

Nearly half of your federal income taxes is devoted to military and health spending, close to 14% goes to interest on the debt, while less than 2% is spent on science and transportation.

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