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Distribution of Lifetime Medicare Taxes and Spending by Sex and by Lifetime Household Earnings

Categories: Income/Poverty,Medicare/Medicaid,Statistics,Taxes

https://www.cbo.gov/system/files/115th-congress-2017-2018/workingpaper/52985-workingpaper.pdf

Examines the distribution between taxes paid to and benefits received from the Medicare program based on beneficiaries’ lifetime earnings and Medicare spending data.  A working paper from the Congressional Budget Office