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Trillion Dollar Tax Hike Hidden in Fiscal Cliff

Anonymous3292 Wrote: Dec 06, 2012 10:27 PM
Actually The Addordable Care Act was ruled constitutional because it was a tax. The number of taxes is irrelevant to the constitutionality!
Marc_H Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:31 AM
and allowing goverment to tax like this allow full control of our lives, clearly against the constitution

taxes are to run goverment, not punish people
Marc_H Wrote: Dec 07, 2012 7:30 AM
only fools think obama-care is unconstitutional
the federal goverment has no power or right to tax peopel for NOT doing something

According to Americans for Tax Reform, there is a $1 trillion tax hike hidden in the fiscal cliff that has been kept under the radar. The Congressional Budget Office estimates new or higher ObamaCare taxes will total a net $1 trillion over the next ten years starting in 2013. The taxes are permanent due to being written into the legislation and come in the form of a medical device tax, surtax on investment income, an increase in the Medicare payroll tax rate, the medical itemized deduction "haircut" tax, employer and individual mandate non-compliance tax and more. The numbers below...