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Anti-Tax “Carrot Rebellion”

nimh2 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 6:52 AM
I, for one, would welcome ANY "help" to achieve a positive response in the afterlife. I say, what the heck?? It can't hurt, right??
Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 8:53 AM
Perhaps these folks should read the book "Inferno" by Larry Niven and see what punishment is meted out to those who sell the offices of God. It and it's sequel "Escape from Hell" are great reads even though they are not religious texts.

If there was a prize for fighting back against tax authorities, the Italians would probably deserve first place. I’m not aware of any other country where tax offices get firebombed. The Italians also believe in passive forms of resistance, with tens of thousands of boat owners sailing away to protect themselves from the government.

But the Spanish are beginning to get into the swing of things, perhaps because they are increasingly upset by the plethora of tax hikes imposed by the supposedly right-of-center government in Madrid.

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