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boppers Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-05-11 05:07 PM
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13. Here's how it works:
Farmer buys seed for a crop. 2%.
Mill purchases seed. 2%
Bakery purchases flour. 2%
Restaurant purchases buns. 2%
Restaurant sells hamburger. 2%

On that hamburger purchase, you will be paying 2% in direct taxes, but every ingredient will have been taxed all the way back to its origins, every time it changed hands. Think about some thing with a huge supply chain, say an automobile.... every part would have a 2% tax added to its cost, for all but the most vertical industries and products.
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  -Our first far right 3rd party candidate jumps into the 2012 Presidential race. aaaaaa5a  Nov-05-11 11:20 AM   #0 
  - Bring them ON!!!  proud2BlibKansan   Nov-05-11 11:23 AM   #1 
  - 13-20 trillion. what a tool. she is sipping something delusional.  roguevalley   Nov-05-11 08:42 PM   #18 
  - Ann Coldturd for VP??  orpupilofnature57   Nov-05-11 11:23 AM   #2 
  - Or maybe Michelle Malkin. LOL  aaaaaa5a   Nov-05-11 11:31 AM   #3 
  - I'm running for President  treestar   Nov-05-11 11:45 AM   #4 
  - Epic Fail...  orwell   Nov-05-11 12:52 PM   #5 
  - Of course it would generate 10 to 20 trillion, you just have to give it a couple centuries  Bjorn Against   Nov-05-11 03:57 PM   #11 
  - Here's how it works:  boppers   Nov-05-11 05:07 PM   #13 
  - She is not all there.  LiberalFighter   Nov-05-11 01:04 PM   #6 
  - May she get all the coverage and support her heart desires. (nt)  Tarheel_Dem   Nov-05-11 01:22 PM   #7 
  - $10 to $20 trillion?  TheWraith   Nov-05-11 01:26 PM   #8 
  - the tax cut will cause the economy to boom to at least $1 quadrillion, silly!  unblock   Nov-05-11 02:42 PM   #9 
  - Sign those petitions! Get her on the ballot in your state! nt  eppur_se_muova   Nov-05-11 03:35 PM   #10 
  - Delusional  MilesColtrane   Nov-05-11 04:30 PM   #12 
  - Who the fuck is she?  Fantastic Anarchist   Nov-05-11 05:11 PM   #14 
  - Well I am sure Congress will get right on that after you're elected missy.  harun   Nov-05-11 05:11 PM   #15 
  - good for her ...  zbdent   Nov-05-11 06:00 PM   #16 
  - You'll have the freedom to pray to her God ... sweet!  JoePhilly   Nov-05-11 08:33 PM   #17 
  - Nothing new there, I currently have the freedom to not marry  Bluenorthwest   Nov-06-11 06:16 AM   #20 
     - You'll be comfortable in the Re-education Camps.  Ikonoklast   Nov-06-11 05:52 PM   #21 
     - Any time that God is the foundation of what they push, it needs to be rejected.  JoePhilly   Nov-06-11 09:32 PM   #22 
  - Is she a paleo-con?  Ter   Nov-06-11 01:59 AM   #19 
  - "putting America into an illegal war in Libya"  Skittles   Nov-06-11 11:01 PM   #23 
  - Maybe not  Ter   Nov-07-11 12:06 AM   #24 
  - then why no mention?  Skittles   Nov-07-11 12:07 AM   #25 
  - both sides love war if it's "their guy" (or girl) pushing it.  krabigirl   Nov-07-11 02:19 AM   #27 
  - Her plan for vthe economy sounds whackier than Cain's 9-9-9 plan  aint_no_life_nowhere   Nov-07-11 01:34 AM   #26 
  - Didn't these ppl. used to be called the "Constitution Party"?  blkmusclmachine   Nov-07-11 03:25 AM   #28 
  - God is against deregulation  libinnyandia   Nov-07-11 05:29 AM   #29 
 

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