As you get ready to file your federal income tax return at the last minute, this might make you feel better: you probably paid less than your boss and also less than the guy who wants to be your boss.
President Bush paid $227,490 in taxes this year (about 28% of his income), VP Cheney owed $253,067 and presidential candidate John Kerry paid $90,575.
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