Plenty of revenue available at the top : Static revenue available by taxing at 1979 rates, by percentiles (in billions of 2013 dollars)
|Top 1 percent||$60.9||$49.3||$167.5||$22.6|
|Top 5 percent||76.0||38.5||196.7||37.0|
|Top 10 percent||82.9||36.5||229.2||64.1|
View the underlying data on epi.org.
Source: Congressional Budget Office (2016c). The Distribution of Household Income and Federal Taxes, 2013.