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The Tax Man Cometh

DB07 Wrote: Apr 15, 2013 2:55 PM
See a lot of tea party protests around you, are you?

Happy tax day, America.  Uncle Sam is processing more than $2.4 trillion in 2012 tax receipts -- which, all told, would less than 70 percent of the federal government's expenditures during fiscal year '12, resulting in a deficit of approximately $1.1 trillion.  Evidence that the government needs to tax us more?  Hardly.  As Philip Klein explained in February, we don't have a "revenue problem:"

Between 2014 and 2023, according to CBO estimates, annual tax receipts will soar by 65 percent. During that time period, revenue collected by the federal government will average 18.9 percent...