By 2016, that fine will rise to $695 or 2.5 percent of your income.
They want the benefits of being an informant and the income from doing something illegal.
As a Social Science Research Council report on the issue noted, this is mostly because prices are very high relative to income.
For poor people, daily food—just staples, not “luxury” items like meat or fish—can consume as much as two-thirds of their income.
Progressives, for example, favor abolishing the limit on income subject to Social Security payroll tax—currently $113,700.
The chief source of income in Ireland came from the pasture lands on which cattle were bred.
With no income save what she earned from week to week they were equally impossible.
They had left me an income of three hundred and fifty dollars a year; and I determined to go to college.
And your little chocolate factory gives you at least some income?
Meanwhile Rufus had succeeded in making an arrangement which promised to add to his weekly income.
c.1300, "entrance, arrival," literally "what enters," perhaps a noun use of the late Old English verb incuman "come in," from in (adv.) + cuman "to come" (see come). Meaning "money made through business or labor" (i.e., "that which 'comes in' as a product of work or business") first recorded c.1600. Income tax is from 1799, first introduced in Britain as a war tax, re-introduced 1842; authorized on a national level in U.S. in 1913.