The time has come to change the way we raise money for the legitimate needs of our government.
Imagine a system that doesn’t require tax returns. The IRS would no longer be needed and would be shut down.
Imagine a system that doesn’t require withholding tax. In other words, imagine a system that lets you keep your entire paycheck, even, and especially if you’re a pensioner.
Imagine a progressive system that eliminates all taxes for people living beneath the poverty level, and yet collects dramatically more money from the wealthiest?
Is there a lesson here for Republicans? I think there is. I would not get too excited at advancing the cause of a certain conservative Senator who has but two years of experience on the national stage.
We need an experienced adult to try to undo some of the damage the Obama Government has inflicted on the world, not a conservative version of Mr. Obama.
The rich are bad guys.
At least that’s what the liberals/progressives/leftists (LPLs) espouse.
Somehow, it is suggested, that the rich got their bounty on the backs of the rest of us schmucks, that their gains are tainted, even ill-gotten…
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Sports Illustrated released a poll of professional golfers on a number of issues. One question asked: “Were state income taxes a factor in where you chose to live?” I don’t think you’ll be surprised by these results …Read More
Some conservatives don’t like Paul Ryan’s budget because it doesn’t cut spending enough. Some liberals don’t like Paul Ryan’s budget because it doesn’t raise taxes enough. When both sides are sniping, that’s a good sign it’s a good budget …Read More
Eleven states are in a death spiral. Do you know which ones?Read More