Taxi drivers income and earnings is always a tough business. Is it hard to get a fair share for the taxi drivers? Yes, it appears so. If you own a taxi you are incurring an investment – a huge one at that – but you may not have to answerable to anyone. You just get you fares straightaway to your pocket. But not all drivers own their taxis – some lease it from others and share a percentage of their income to the leasing company.