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He isn't measuring taxes paid by amount, but
Tue Nov 7, 2017 5:47am

rather applying an emotional cost... How much it HURTS to pay...

So, his focus is making the rich HURT more, not just pay more.

I forget the source of the concept but the idea starts out taxing the rich to feed the poor, but they end up taxing the rich more and more until there are no more rich, and they still haven't fed the poor, because they focused so much on taxing the rich.

  • Your arguments are baselessMondo Fuego™ , Mon Nov 6 2:57pm
    1. You fail to state what the tax code "should" do. You are not in any position to state what the tax code "should" do. You are merely ne opinion out of millions. You don't speak for DFM or me or... more
    • He isn't measuring taxes paid by amount, but — Sprout, Tue Nov 7 5:47am
      • Not Really...Amadeus, Tue Nov 7 7:44am
        I am looking at the financial impact. For someone who barely makes enough to get by before taxes are considered, a 25% tax is very financially painful. While for someone who makes much more money, a... more
        • ... anything else, for that matter. You run your agenda shit into the ground, and you never listen to sane people who are telling you that you are full of shit. Shelley wrote this poem with folks... more
        • Your own words convict you... "painful"...Sprout, Tue Nov 7 7:49am
          It's got nothing to do with value... but in HURTING a social group you do not like.
          • Really?Amadeus, Tue Nov 7 12:06pm
            You have to be purposefully misreading what I'm writing to get your conclusion. If anything, I'm viewing the entire society as an organism and taxes as a needed injection that will cause some pain.... more
          • Pointing out the obvious.HeavyHemi, Tue Nov 7 8:22am
            Hurting financially. Pretending his point was their 'feelings', you literally feigned ignorance to create an argument.
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