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Just listen to the doublespeak by Reid. Its a voluntary system but you have to pay...
Originally posted by filosophia
Classic doublespeak, taxes are voluntary, but if you don't volunteer you get thrown in jail. And I'm guessing your prison sentence would also be 'voluntary'. Just like how military service is voluntary, but as soon as you volunteer you lose all your rights.
That's 'free' America.
Perhaps it will be found, that the supposed want of power in Congress to levy taxes is, at present a veil happily thrown over the inability of the people; and that the large powers given to the new government will, to every one, expose the nakedness of our land. Certain it is, that if the expectations which are grafted on the gift of those plenary powers, are not answered, our credit will be irretrievably ruined.
CINCINNATUS, December 6, 1787, New-York Journal
Originally posted by monkeySEEmonkeyDO
Oh man!!! All those theories about Income Taxes could very well be true! Coming straight from the horse's mouth! I'm guessing this will be swept under the rug in NO TIME!
"On Friday, former acting IRS Commissioner Steve Miller, testifying before the House Ways and Means Committee, said that America’s tax system is “voluntary.”
Originally posted by dagann
reply to post by SecretWeapon
What the hell is "mouth breathers"? Is that a new slang reference to the needy? Is it added to the list of other references of the needy. i.e., leeches, bottom dwellers, useless eaters, swine, slime and such? If so, do you feel a heightened sense of self worth when you use these references?