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Taxation and Nationalization are Both Armed Robbery

Some love a vigorous exchange of ideas, while others dare not speak too much for fear of revealing the contradictions in their own thinking. I ran into an example of the latter the other day by way of a tax accountant, Joe Kristan, who advocates the creation of a special IRS unit to go after […]

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Fed Housing Bubble Leads to Higher Property Taxes

Hampton Beach, NH residents threw tea leaves into the sea yesterday to protest a stunning property tax increase that is a direct result of the housing bubble. The village of Hampton Beach is basing the new valuations on the prices for which homes sold in the last two years – the peak of the Fed-created […]

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The Rich are NOT “Cheating” The Government. Please!

“Are America’s wealthiest citizens cheating the government out of billions?” NO! The government is cheating the working poor, middle class and others out of our hard-earned money – in other words, our lives.

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“Freedom to Fascism” Raises as many Questions as it Answers

What Law Requires You to File an Income Tax Report? Freedom to Fascism is a documentary by Aaron Russo that asks what law specifically requires an individual to file an income tax report and pay income taxes? There is no Law Requiring Payment of Income Tax Of course, there is no such law and Mr […]

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Weighing the Costs of Tax Protesting

John Buchanan weighs the consequences the state has in store for him if he refuses to pay his taxes as a protest. A sobering reminder of the costs of fighting for liberty.

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“I propose we stop saying ‘taxes’ and start calling them ‘dues.'”

Richard Conniff of the New York Times would like us to stop using the word ‘taxes’ and replace it with dues. ‘Taxes’, you see, has “become the ugliest word in the English language, right up there with its evil twin, ‘death.’” (Gee I wonder why that comparison is so apt.) … the word “dues” also […]

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Dave Barry: Taxes buy Vital Service of not being put in Prison.

Dave Barry sounds off on taxes. Hilarious. You’ll enjoy this. But it’s also time to file your federal tax return. Yes, this is a pesky chore, but remember that paying taxes is not a ”one-way street.” When you send your money to the government, the government, in return, provides you with vital services, such as […]