Friday, January 20, 2006

Socialism is paid for by taxes

All those government programs are paid for by taxes.

If not now,then our kids and grandkids will pay them. A program like food stamps gives about 1/3 of the money received to the poor, the rest feeds the bureaucracy.

Bureaucrats vote, almost all of them. Those that receive government hand-outs vote. If those two groups are 20% of those that can vote - with only half of the citizens voting - that is 40% of votes will be made to support socialism - before we vote.

It ain't goin' away. (soon)

I received this in the free email from the Daily Reckoning - see if you can spot the tax invented in 1913 that is not on this list. (I'll disclose it in the comments section below)

*** Isn't this amazing? writes reader Frank Sobkowiak, from a
mountain top in beautiful corner of North Eastern Pennsylvania. He forwarded
this e-mail to us in response to our renewed interest in dismantling the

“This is a list of the various ways in which citizens of the U S of A are taxed:

Accounts Receivable Tax
Building Permit Tax
Capital Gains Tax
CDL license Tax
Cigarette Tax
Corporate Income Tax
Court Fines (indirect taxes)
Dog License Tax
Federal Income Tax
Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA)
Fishing License Tax
Food License Tax
Fuel permit tax
Gasoline Tax (42 cents per gallon)
Hunting License Tax
Inheritance Tax Interest expense (tax on the money)
Inventory tax IRS Interest Charges (tax on top of tax)
IRS Penalties (tax on top of tax)
Liquor Tax
Local Income Tax
Luxury Taxes
Marriage License Tax
Medicare Tax
Property Tax
Real Estate Tax
Septic Permit Tax
Service Charge Taxes
Social Security Tax
Road Usage Taxes (Truckers)
Sales Taxes
Recreational Vehicle Tax
Road Toll Booth Taxes
School Tax
State Income Tax
State Unemployment Tax (SUTA)
Telephone federal excise tax
Telephone federal universal service fee tax
Telephone federal, state and
local surcharge taxes
Telephone minimum usage surcharge tax
Telephone recurring and non-recurring charges tax
Telephone state and local tax
Telephone usage charge tax
Toll Bridge Taxes
Toll Tunnel Taxes
Traffic Fines (indirect taxation)
Trailer Registration Tax
Utility Taxes
Vehicle License Registration Tax
Vehicle Sales Tax
Watercraft Registration Tax
Well Permit Tax
Workers Compensation Tax

COMMENTS: Not one of these taxes existed 100 years ago and our nation
the most prosperous in the world, had absolutely no national debt, had
largest middle class in the world and only one parent had to work to
support the family.

What the hell happened?

The USA founding fathers rebelled over taxes of a few percent. Let the camel stick his nose under the edge of the tent, and soon he will move in. We are at the point now where we have become slaves to the camel.

A nation formed of, by and for the bureaucrats.


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