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Originally posted by PApro
let me just say, they will have to take my life before they take my freedom.. and i wont be the only dead body on that day.
Originally posted by Common Good
reply to post by Vitchilo
"I chose not to pay it, because, paying a fine to NOT have a service is against the most basic logic plus all the ideology involved".
THAT...Was the strongest arguement I have heard so far when it comes to healthcare. B-R-A-V-O.
-side note.... I think universal healthcare for everyone would be a good thing, but not now. We simply arent that advanced in medical technology where we can simply give it away to everyone for free yet. In my opinion, until the medical industry advances its practices, cancers are cured at the cost of nothing, and medical equipment and drugs is at the point where it can almost cure anything;we will be foolish to put this healthcare for everyone into effect. WHO is anyone to say what you, or the next guy, or the person next to them, should be doing to help someone else out? If people want to help other people out, thats fine, but forcing people to do things they do not want to do was against the law the last time I checked, and not only that, but it is also just plain out WRONG.
• Section 7201 – felony willful evasion is punishable by a fine of up to $250,000 and/or imprisonment of up to five years.”
§ 7203. Willful failure to file return, supply information, or pay tax
Any person required under this title to pay any estimated tax or tax, or required by this title or by regulations made under authority thereof to make a return.......
Originally posted by Angiras
Well, I guess the government will get some use out of those FEMA camps after all. They should be renamed Club Pelosi.
Originally posted by pieman
now this law was passed by congress in january 2008, so it really can't be blamed on the current administration.
SEC. 59B. TAX ON INDIVIDUALS WITHOUT ACCEPTABLE HEALTH CARE COVERAGE.
(a) Tax Imposed- In the case of any individual who does not meet the requirements of subsection (d) at any time during the taxable year, there is hereby imposed a tax equal to 2.5 percent of the excess of...
thomas.loc.gov p H.R.3962