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The Tax Man Cometh! But For Whom?

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The Tax Man Cometh! But For Whom?

The Tax Man Cometh! But For Whom?

The Tax Man Cometh! But For Whom?

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In the U.S., the top 10 percent of income earners pay 70 percent of all federal income taxes. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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In the U.S., the top 10 percent of income earners pay 70 percent of all federal income taxes.

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In this week's podcast of weekends on All Things Considered,taxes: who pays and who doesn't. Also, writer Daniel Mendelsohn follows in the steps of Odysseus and a lost engraving is found. Plus, our 3MF judge Alberto Urrea, World Party's Karl Wallinger and Cuban jazz sensation Alfredo Rodriguez.