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Old 02-15-2012, 04:57 PM
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Originally Posted by 66Scorpio View Post
Then why don't the 50% of Americans who don't pay any "pay their fair share"?
They do, just not the income tax. As a group, they receive such a minuscule fraction of GDP, our representative democracy has determined they are not subject to the income tax, though that does not excuse them from all the other taxes that provide revenue for government services.