Dear fellow FairTaxers,
Our founding fathers instinctively knew the evils of an income tax. They knew from history how such a system could easily be manipulated to pit one group against another.
More importantly, they knew how an income tax could infringe on individual freedom. Freedom was the most important element in our country's founding. So, they prohibited an income tax in our constitution.
But, after several attempts in the late 1800s by politicians who…Continue
Added by Dusty Rhodes on March 20, 2013 at 2:26pm — No Comments
Relatively few people realize that for much of our history, the income tax did not exist. Our Nation was
founded, grew, and become a major world power, all without having any form of individual or corporate
income taxation. In fact, it wasn’t until the late 1800s, and the development of the Progressive-Marxist
movement, that a progressive income tax became established in academic thought. And it took until…Continue
Added by James Russell on May 10, 2010 at 2:35pm — No Comments