"According to The Washington Times’ Stephen Dinan, Americans for Tax Reform says that gold medalists receive a $25,000, on which they have to pay $8,986 in taxes. So Rubio introduced The Olympic Tax Elimination Act Wednesday to free them from that. He says in a press release, “Our tax code is a complicated and burdensome mess that too often punishes success, and the tax imposed on Olympic medal winners is a classic example of this madness.”"
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