I don’t know why our federal government doesn’t seriously consider FairTax.org’s simple solution about paying our fair share ?
http://www.fairtax.org America faces one of the greatest perils to her future: our broken economic engine. A simple tune-up won’t fix the problem. The FairTax would fuel economic growth, investment, and job creation throughout the nation. Learn why the FairTax will fuel our economic engine and create jobs.
H/t Sundance for this great analogy: Every day after work, ten guys from a small company meet up for beers. From the clerk to the company owner they all get along great. The bill for all ten comes to $100 and they decide to pay the bill the same way they pay their taxes, it goes something like this: The first four men (the poorest) pay nothing. The fifth pays $1. The sixth pays $3. The seventh pays $7. The eighth pays $12. The ninth pays $18. The … Read More
You can learn more about the Fair Tax movement and Congressman John Linder’s efforts to move legislation forward at his website. You can also sign his petition as a citizen co-sponsor here to help him bring a million voices to Washington.