Comments: The Income Tax Then... and Now

In 1912 a dollar was worth.....a DOLLAR!
Today a dollar is worth...3 cents.
The other 97 cents was swept under the oval rug.
You know, the one with jizz, blood, and chicken grease stains all over it. All bought with the sweat off'n your backs.

Land of the free, eh?
Yeah right....all 3 cents worth.
Just think how much freer you'd be with all 100 cents.

Sit back, take a sip, and ponder......

Posted by ghostsniper at April 19, 2017 4:39 AM

Total tax revenue for 2017 can not be that number.

Posted by JLLONG at April 19, 2017 1:36 PM

That equals $22,636.95 per 1040 filed.

Posted by ghostsniper at April 19, 2017 5:49 PM

That equals $22,636.95 per 1040 filed. Those IRS morons probably recognize EITC as revenue.

Posted by billH at April 20, 2017 7:16 AM

"In FY 2017 total US federal income tax revenue is budgeted to be $2,207 billion, including $1,788 billion in individual and $419 billion in corporate income taxes."

Posted by Bill Jones at April 20, 2017 5:15 PM

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