Warren Buffett Says “Tax Me!”


Okay, not his exact words, but the general theme of his letter to the New York Times in Mondays paper. Buffetts Op-Ed, basically asks the United States to seriously look into changing the tax code so that the super rich pay its fair share in taxes. He uses some loose statistics that show tax rates (high or low) really have no correlation to investment capital or even job creation. The letter certainly took the Internet by storm, as all major news outlets had a lot to say about it yesterday and are continuing today. Check out some of the feedback below:

Actual Op-Ed posted on NYTimes

Wall Street Journal Blog Reaction

Politico on the Presidents Response