Kali_Fred wrote at 3:49 pm: "Disagree, M4. Have a national sales tax and EVERYONE will pay. Even drug dealers buy food, tattoos, jewelry, cars, and toilet paper... A national sales tax (in place of income, fica, etc) will give everyone a CHOICE on how much in taxes we pay."
The problem with that is the gubmint will NEVER substitute any tax for another. They will NEVER give up ANY means of taxation.
NEVER give the gubmint another way to steal our money from us. NEVER.