Americans curtail spending due to tax increase Bloomberg News, Bloomberg February 21, 2013 | 0 Comments share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints The expiration of a payroll-tax break translates to $15 a week more in Social Security taxes for a person making $40,000 a year. VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202589104805 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.