Everyone should pay the same amount of taxes. Not as a percentage of income. But as an exact dollar amount. Since we all benefit equally from the government services.
That is the only fair way of doing things.
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A more fair way of doing things would be to divide the federal budget by 535 and send the bill for that amount payable by that congress critter - allowing taxation in that state/district to reflect their cost of representation.
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself.
Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
Should the government spend more than they take in through taxes?
I guess what I am getting at. Would you be ok if your taxes were $0 even if the government spent like crazy through borrowing rather than taxation?
Ideally The Government should spend exactly what they take in in taxes.
If they are taking in too much the rate is wrong, it they are not taking in enough,
they ether need to raise taxes, or spend less.