Jeff Bezos skipped paying federal income tax twice in a period in which he made $127 billion (2007 and 2011), reports @ProPublica . Elon Musk paid none in 2018. It says IRS data shows the 25 richest people paid 3.4% in taxes in 2014-2018, compared to 14% for median households.
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