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Old 09-03-2019, 03:08 PM
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Originally Posted by Kearsen1 View Post
Until we get spending under control, I don't want you taxing me, my kids inheritance, or my kids any more than absolutely necessary. My name is not Jeff Bezos
Are you in the 1%, or the 0.1%? If not, you don't have to worry about anyone taxing your inheritance - or your wealth.

Do you favor rolling back the tax cut, maybe the part for the rich? If not, don't talk as if spending creates the growth in the deficit. That's crap.

The reason for this discussion is that the very richest have sucked up most of the gains in the economy, way, way out of proportion to their numbers. A wealth tax is one way of dealing with this. Or do you think this was a result of merit, and the rich didn't do anything to make the playing field anything but level?