What it Takes to be in the 1%

Wednesday, November 21, 2012 - 7:47am

Occupy Wall Street protesters blamed them for the nation's financial woes... And President Obama wants them to pay more in taxes...

But who is America's one percent? According to the Internal Revenue Service some of these loaded "one percenters" made as little as 370-thousand-dollars in 20-10.

On average, the top one percent earned one-point-12-million-dollars in 2010.
Still, much of their fortune was highly dependent on the stock market.


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