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[–]i_cansmellthat 4 insightful - 1 fun4 insightful - 0 fun5 insightful - 1 fun -  (1 child)

Need food or housing? I guess you're screwed, someone needs a bonus for a beach house.

Would defense contracts be included in those numbers?

[–]happysmash27 2 insightful - 2 fun2 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 2 fun -  (0 children)

One tax I hate most is that on having land / a house. In my opinion, it is the root cause that forces people to need to use money at all.

[–]happysmash27 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun -  (0 children)

There's also a lot that goes to the millitary, an institution which I find often does more harm than good.

I think a good method of protest may be to refuse to pay taxes, as a kind of boycott of the government, because at least with the federal government, the harms of paying taxes seem to outweigh the good.