By :Nick Wells | Eric Chemi
CNBC “The Big Crunch”
Quotable Quotes :
- CNBC commissioned two different firms to run this analysis: Reconnect Research, which conducted a phone survey, and marketing company Fluent, which conducted an online poll. Each company asked slightly different questions, but the overall results matched up.
- when asked to guess which tax bracket they were in, people were off. About 60 percent of respondents to Reconnect’s poll said they pay “around 20 percent” or less of their income in taxes, but the facts show, most people pay a lot less.
- Reconnect’s poll was conducted by telephone on Oct. 2 and 3, 2017, among 1,004 adults in the U.S.