TITLE

STAT BANK

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Journal of Financial Planning;May2007, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics about financial planning in the United States. The Internal Revenue Service increased audits of taxpayers reporting $100,000 in income or more by nearly twenty percent in 2006. John D. Rockefeller's total wealth at the time of his death in 1937 represented 1/65th of the United States Gross Domestic Profit, versus 1/152 for Bill Gates, the current world's richest man. A National Health Statistics Group survey reveals that one out of every five dollars will be spent on health care by 2016.
ACCESSION #
24957327

 

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