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    Is the income distribution in the United States fair? Why or why not?

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    Taxation and transfer is the most widely used method of redistributing income. This involves taking money from wealthier households and transferring it to those less well off. Obviously where one falls in this system will determine whether you think it's "fair." Those who are taxed invariably believe that they are paying too much. Those who receive benefits generally argue that they aren't getting enough. You will have to decide on your ...

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    This solution addresses whether the income distribution in the United States is fair.