Cost of tax breaks

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  1. Luddly Neddite
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    CBO: Tax Breaks Cost $12 Trillion Over Decade, Benefit Most Wealthy

    Why don't tax payers demand change from their congress person? Why do we keep re-electing the same Republican congress people that rob us?
     
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    What a false dilemma.

    A better topic would be the costs of taxes themselves to our economy.
     
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    You do realize that it isn't the government's money, it belongs to the person(s) that earned it, right?
     
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    Deductions, credits, and exclusions keep money circulating in the economy and it gets reinvested back into business activity.

    What the fuck would the government do with all that money anyway?
     
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    re-distribute it, you see, unemployment etc. is a wonderful economic tonic:rolleyes:
     
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    becasue in the whacky world of the left, your labor belongs to them first, they just let you keep what they wish or have to.....
     
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    The Libs keep talking about paying your fair share of taxes...
    Just look at how much money is wasted on the interest payments we have to make on our staggering debt.

    Imagine if we had that money to use....

    Why aren't the Libs concerned about that?
     
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    they don't think they way...I can't believe they push such crap
     
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    The tax code for the 98% is very straightforward and relatively simple.

    The tax code for the wealthy is not.

    Those who can afford an army of tax lawyers and tax preparers are the ones who own congress. And, of course, the teepubs (aka Koch's little minions) will always protect them.
     
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    Oops. Clean debate LOL
     

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