Lies, damned lies, and statistics. Need to prove a point, there is a statistic handy. Some times it helps to peer behind the veil. Like here:
This handy chart could be trotted out as absolute proof that corporations are not paying their fair share of the tax burden. After all in 1953 corporations paid more than 30% of the collected federal taxes. Today, corporations are paying only 10% of the collected revenue. How dare those greedy and evil businesses complain about their tax bite!
Ah, but now, the rest of the story: