“The Trump-Republican tax plan is one of the worst pieces of legislation in the modern history of our country,” Sanders wrote. “At a time of massive income and wealth inequality, 83 percent of the tax benefits in that bill go to the top one percent at the end of 10 years and 60 percent of the benefits go to the top one-tenth of one percent. On the other hand, by the end of the decade, 92 million middle-class Americans will actually be paying more in taxes, including 8 million in the first year alone.”

After taking one last shot at the GOP’s “grossly obscene” bill—which President Donald Trump signed into law last Friday—Sanders offered a list of ideas that for tax reform “that permanently benefits all middle-income and working-class families without giving tax breaks to the top one percent.”

 Sanders’ proposals included:

These proposals run counter to the Republican tax plan, which skews heavily toward the rich both in the short-term and over the next decade. While many American families will see their taxes lowered in 2018, benefits for the middle class are paltry compared to those that will be seen by the richest. And, as Sanders pointed out, they are temporary.

“After the middle-class tax cuts expire in 2025,” notes New York Magazine‘s Eric Levitz, “the bill will actually raise taxes on most U.S. households, while preserving a large break for the wealthiest 0.1 percent of the country.”

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