"The wealthiest 1 percent of the population earn 19 per_cent of the income but pay 37 percent of the income tax. The top 10 percent pay 68 percent of the tab. Meanwhile, the bottom 50 percentâthose below the median income levelânow earn 13 percent of the income but pay just 3 percent of the taxes." * The bottom third of tax filers pay no income tax at all. *by JosehpcJones at the politico.com Getting to the point of this thread, am I the only one that thinks it more than just a little bit unseemly for the representatives of the poor(who pay no income tax), to whine about the tax cuts the rich get?