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Response to AnotherMcIntosh (Reply #15)

Tue Jan 1, 2013, 02:00 PM

18. It's only looked at as a tax because it is tied to the amount you earn and is a mandatory

contribution to your personal FICA fund. Your contribution determines your benefit.

It is a mandatory retirement and disability insurance fund.

So call it a tax. I honestly don't care.

To me, I look at the intent and the implementation of the program to determine what it really is.

So call it a tax hike. Go after Obama and the dem's in the Senate if you will for caving or what ever it is that you want to do.

But I think it is best to let this 2% "tax" cut expire for the good of the Fund.

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