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  2. Alaska Permanent Fund - Wikipedia

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    The Alaska Permanent Fund (APF) is a constitutionally established permanent fund managed by a state-owned corporation, the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC). It was established in Alaska in 1976 by Article 9, Section 15 of the Alaska State Constitution under Governor Jay Hammond and Attorney General Avrum Gross. From February 1976 until ...

  3. Income distribution - Wikipedia

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    The concept of inequality is distinct from that of poverty and fairness. Income inequality metrics (or income distribution metrics) are used by social scientists to measure the distribution of income, and economic inequality among the participants in a particular economy, such as that of a specific country or of the world in general.

  4. Carried interest - Wikipedia

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    The implication of treating private equity carried interest as capital gains is that investment managers face significantly lower tax burdens than others in similar income brackets. As of 2021, the maximum long-term capital gains rate (including the net investment income tax) is 23.8% compared to the maximum 37% ordinary income rate.

  5. Subsidized housing in the United States - Wikipedia

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    According to HUD's Residential Characteristic Report, the average annual income in 2013 for a resident of a public housing unit is $13,730. The same report classifies 68% of residents as Extremely Low Income, with the largest annual income bracket being $5,000 to $10,000, containing 32% of public housing residents.

  6. Economy of Trinidad and Tobago - Wikipedia

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    Trinidad and Tobago has earned a reputation as an excellent investment site for international businesses and has one of the highest growth rates and per capita incomes in Latin America. Recent growth has been fueled by investments in liquefied natural gas (LNG) and petrochemicals. Additional petrochemical, aluminium, and plastics projects are ...

  7. African-American middle class - Wikipedia

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    As of the 2010 Census, black households had a median income of $32,068, which placed the median black household within the second income quintile. Though this reflects a great disparity, just under 6 in 10 of black men will make it to the middle class in America. So, black men are on a trajectory of reducing the wealth disparity in the America.

  8. Tax - Wikipedia

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    On average, high-income countries have tax revenue as a percentage of GDP of around 22%, compared to 18% in middle-income countries and 14% in low-income countries. In high-income countries, the highest tax-to-GDP ratio is in Denmark at 47% and the lowest is in Kuwait at 0.8%, reflecting low taxes from strong oil revenues. The long-term average ...

  9. List of African countries by GDP (nominal) - Wikipedia

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    Countries in Africa are sorted according to data from the International Monetary Fund. The figures presented here do not take into account differences in the cost of living in different countries, and the results can vary greatly from one year to another based on fluctuations in the exchange rates of the country's currency . [1]