Originally Posted by jdubbs
Exactly. And it costs, according to the USTA, $140K a year to be on the pro tour.
Which means, just to break even, you have to make about $250K of earnings, given taxes.
Huh? Are you just pulling numbers out of the air?
If it costs $140K a year to be on the tour, then you need to make $140K to break even. A tennis player is a business, not an employee. You pay taxes on your earnings AFTER expenses.