Originally Posted by kickstand
My friend got a tax return a few years back, that was nearly double what she had even paid into the system. Single girl with a child. It blew my mind. I like the idea of a flat tax, because I think it is fair, but I have NO CLUE if it would actually work.
How does that even happen?
It seems like if anything your tax liability should end up being zero and whatever you paid in you should get back. Kinda like when you were a kid in high school and always got back almost all of your taxes.
That's just retarded...
for a system so convoluted and complicated no one understands and gets more complicated every year.