French President Proposes International Tax

Uncommon Sense Radio
Sep, 2002

“Imagine getting a knock on your door by a tax collector. Except he’s not with the IRS. This tax collector is an agent with the United Nations. And he’s French!”


How Much Tax Do We Really Pay?

Uncommon Sense Radio
Feb, 2001

I was curious about all these tax numbers, so I decided to perform some simple mathematical calculations. Simple calculations that you can do at home. All you need are a few basic government figures and a calculator and you can be your own economist. Do it yourself federal finance.

I took the total number of money collected by the IRS from individual income taxes and divided that number by the population of the United States. Simple? It was.

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