posted on Sep, 30 2007 @ 08:19 PM
Originally posted by hinky
If you don't like the IRS or the tax system, there is a very easy fix. Vote for people who believe what you do. In this case, they are called
Libertarians. OR, run for the House or Congress and try to get the law changed.
and we all know who to vote for on this one. Ron Paul for president! he was in the video America: Freedom to fascism talking about the income tax
Ending the IRS
I have long been an advocate of ending the income tax and eliminating the IRS. People tell me that this is a laudable goal, but they don't see how it
would be possible. The question that I am often asked is, "How would the government pay for the services they provide, or pay their employees, if
there were no income tax?"
Between 1787 and 1913, we had no permanent income tax system, and America prospered! The Sixteenth Amendment was ratified to prevent the Supreme Court
from ruling the income tax unconstitutional, as it had done in 1895.
The income tax isn't necessary to pay for government services. Few people know that every penny of the income tax is used to service federal debt, a
large percentage of which is held by foreign investors and governments. Our government is borrowing nearly three billion dollars a day in order to
perpetuate the welfare state and an international war-making empire. The fruits of your labor are going directly to Saudi millionaires and Chinese
If we stop incurring this debt, we can quickly end the IRS.
Only about 42 percent of government revenue is collected through the personal income tax. During the course of the Bush presidency, government
spending has increased by about 75 percent. Cutting spending to the same level it was at seven years ago would make it possible to render the personal
income tax unnecessary.
If we further reduced spending to the 1992 level, we could quickly pay off our foreign debt, return our nation to solvency, and make April 15th a
Would you be comfortable with the government providing the services they did just fifteen years ago if it meant never paying income taxes again?
[edit on 30-9-2007 by Funkydung]