LEGO explainer: Taxes and income inequality

Posted to Infographics  |  Tags: , ,  |  Nathan Yau

LEGOs make everything better. David Wessel for Brookings Institution explains how federal taxes play a role in decreasing the income gap. Each column an income quintile and each brick a lump of money.

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