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    • e l pratt
    • 05.04.11 | 17:26 (IDT)

    The democratic concept is that everyone should pay their way. Taht means there are no exemptions for the rich and no subsidies for the poor. That is why the 'Fair Tax' is so popular in the US. It eliminates the income tax and imposes a sales tax on goods and services at the retail level. That way, everyone pays. Those who spend less will pay less tax. Those who buy Mercedes Benz and Ferrari cars will pay more tax. That way there is no limit on how much you can make and no penalty for making as much as you want.

    from the article: Sooner or later, Israel's rich will be made to pay the price
    First published 02:52 05.04.11 | Last updated 02:52 05.04.11
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