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    Quote Originally Posted by Town Heretic View Post
    I directly addressed you belief. It isn't an argument. Theft is an operation of law, not some Amish guy shaking his fist at taxes that pay for a tank.


    Ask Caesar, or better yet, look at Christ's command to give him his due and then try to tell me that Jews were paying their taxes because they really, really wanted to.


    That's like beauty. Some people will tell you any tax is over taxation. But that's not what makes it so. We have a system in place. No one is forced to remain a part of it and everyone is subject to its laws.
    This should determine just how brainwashed you are for such a smart guy!

    If I earn a dollar, how much of it am I entitled to keep?
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    This should determine just how brainwashed you are for such a smart guy!
    Agreed

    If I earn a dollar, how much of it am I entitled to keep?
    A flat 5% or lower increase (income) tax is equitable, and not burdensome.
    - All earners in America have an equal responsibility to calculate and render taxes.
    - Minimizes the motivation of others including strangers to encourage tax evasion.
    - Simple to compute; minimizes accounting burden; low cost of implementation to taxpayer.
    - No need for IRS*-like tax collectors. Judges should handle tax evasion as they would any other theft.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    This should determine just how brainwashed you are for such a smart guy!

    If I earn a dollar, how much of it am I entitled to keep?
    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Agreed



    A flat 5% or lower increase (income) tax is equitable, and not burdensome.
    - All earners in America have an equal responsibility to calculate and render taxes.
    - Minimizes the motivation of others including strangers to encourage tax evasion.
    - Simple to compute; minimizes accounting burden; low cost of implementation to taxpayer.
    - No need for IRS*-like tax collectors. Judges should handle tax evasion as they would any other theft.
    So, to answer you question: at least 95% of it should remain yours, the rest goes to fund the government.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Agreed



    A flat 5% or lower increase (income) tax is equitable, and not burdensome.
    - All earners in America have an equal responsibility to calculate and render taxes.
    - Minimizes the motivation of others including strangers to encourage tax evasion.
    - Simple to compute; minimizes accounting burden; low cost of implementation to taxpayer.
    - No need for IRS*-like tax collectors. Judges should handle tax evasion as they would any other theft.
    The correct answer to the question If I earn a dollar, how much of it am I entitled to keep? is all of it.
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    The correct answer is all of it.

    Unrealistic.
    So keep your candles burning

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    The correct answer is all of it.
    So how do you expect the government to function if it has no income?

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    The correct answer is all of it.
    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    So how do you expect the government to function if it has no income?
    Keep in mind that an income (or increase) tax is the only tax God approves of.

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    Quote Originally Posted by annabenedetti View Post
    Unrealistic.
    Maybe in today's world of if it's yours, it's mine
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    So how do you expect the government to function if it has no income?
    Not my problem.
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Keep in mind that an income (or increase) tax is the only tax God approves of.
    Just because God approves of something, doesn't mean He wanted it in the 1st place.
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    Not my problem.
    Hey, doc, could you come up with just a general way of funding the government if there was no tax?

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    Quote Originally Posted by drbrumley View Post
    Just because God approves of something, doesn't mean He wanted it in the 1st place.
    Doc, does God ever regulate sin?

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Hey, doc, could you come up with just a general way of funding the government if there was no tax?
    How was the government funded prior to 1913? BTW I know the answer.
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JudgeRightly View Post
    Doc, does God ever regulate sin?
    No. Your point?
    If any of my views seem to be strange or new to you, it is to be hoped that you will not close your mind to them, but will emulate the noble Bereans, and not only read and study the chapters would discuss, but will also search the Scriptures to see whether these things be so.

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