“Yes, the wealthy are paying less than they paid at any time certainly in my lifetime and probably, probably, you know, in the last century.”
“ The really rich, guys like me, you know, or raise it to 50% after $5 million,”
“ Well, I didn’t go start a small business with my tax break,” Damon told a reporter. “And I don’t know anybody else who did. No, everybody’s socking their money away. That did not create any nobody went and started a business with their Bush tax cut. I don’t know who would believe something. That just defies common sense.”
- Matt Damon
Now why is Matt an idiot besides his typical liberal B.S.? I guess he forgot about Project Greenlight which he helped produce through a Production Company "LivePlanet" that he co-founded. The business enterprise started in 2000 and ended in 2007. I believe that qualifies as job creation, no? I guess Matt didn't count that towards any tax breaks he might have received.