How long can one morally force someone to work for them?

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    How long is it morally appropriate to force others to work for you? 1% of the year? 10% of the year? 30%? 50% or 100%? Or anything inbetween?
     
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    It's not a moral question, but a political one.
     
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    No one is forced to work for anyone.

    If you don't want to pay taxes either move to Somalia or stop earning income.
     
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    You are misrepresenting the relationship between government and the people. Your scenario implies that there is no exchange of services between the two, but rather a one way payment stream from people to government with no service returned to the people. That is simply not the case.
     

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