Is Greed Moral?
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We have that problem here in the US as well. On paper the tax system looks progressive but there are problems. For example, Social Security taxes are about 6.2% but it is only on the first $127,200. Which makes it highly regressive in practice. Consider:
WOW to both examples. That's a complete scum!!! I've been making around 24.000 € net (28k $). And I'd like to say that I don't mind to pay 23% of the total salary, because I know that this pays employment and retirement benefits, public schools, public health, roads, police, etc. What I can't stand is that big corporations are clearly cheating on us! That's exactly an example of how the consequences of greed must be considered immoral.