Luxury Cars are the most profitable of all US Cars. Ford is hoping to global with their line of Lincoln luxury cars. Until that happens, Lincoln, Chrysler and Cadillac must depend on our own market. Luxury Homes are very profitable and require a large work force with all types of building skills as well those who have the ability to instal the latest technology. Who can afford these cars and homes? The rich of course. Does it make any sense to increase taxes on the only people who are in the position to buy luxury homes and cars that increases employment. There are many other companies that benefit from the building of Luxury Homes and Cars. Think of the numbers of employees and services that are needed to maintain Luxury Homes and Autos.