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Journal pnutjam's Journal: taxation 1

I just had a profound moment. This "Fair Tax" that every moron is pushing is just like the "Death Tax".
It's all in the name.
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  • The name of something is very important when you're selling it. It has to fit the big moral picture, and that's called a frame.

    The Fair Tax isn't fair, because the rich pay proportionately less than the poor. The claim that it closes loopholes is wrong, because I could avoid paying taxes by bartering and playing games with the prices I charge to my free-loading friends.

    Or, I'll earn my money and buy everything outside the US. The Darts are probably watching this closely, because they could return home from

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