CBS Asked Three Families for Their Tax Returns — What They Found Blows up the Democrat Narrative

| DEC 23, 2017 | 8:29 PM



From the first days of debate over the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act — which was signed into law Friday — Democrats argued the plan would disproportionately benefit the wealthy at the cost of the poor and middle class.

But an analysis from the left-leaning Tax Policy Center said “taxes would decline on average across all income groups”:

So who was right? CBS News investigated, requesting tax returns from three very different families, and the results were ... interesting, to say the least: