Insights on Taxes . . .

  • “When more of the people’s sustenance is exacted through the form of taxation than is necessary to meet the just obligations of government, such exaction becomes ruthless extortion and a violation of the fundamental principles of a free government.” ~President Grover Cleveland (1837-1908)
  • “Blessed are the young, for they shall inherit the national debt.” ~President Herbert Hoover (1874-1964)
  • “To tax the community for the advantage of a class is not protection: it is plunder.” ~British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)
  • “The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.” ~American humorist Will Rogers (1879-1935)
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