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The combined (federal, state, local) top corporate income tax rate in the United States is 39.2% (average for all states). It's the highest in the world. The top rate in Japan is 38%. The top rate in Switzerland is 22%. The top rate in Brazil is 25%. The top rate in Mexico is 30%. The top rate in Canada is 34% (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/03/30/us-corporate-tax-rate_n_1392310.html).

Unit 9: Distribution of Wealth and Incomes

Section 1: United States Income Distribution
Section 2: Arguments For and Against Income Inequality
Section 3: Poverty
Section 4: Government Anti-Poverty Programs
Section 5: Progressive, Regressive, and Proportional Taxes
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