The 99% do not read, much less, understand the tax laws. Those that understand that real power resides in making laws, not only read but write the tax laws.
The arguments that the super rich should pay a higher income tax rate almost sound unfair. And it just maybe, but we tend to overlook (again and again) the definition of income as defined by tax laws. A higher rate on taxable income is not relevant when the taxable income is minute or close to zero.