Originally Posted by kerryann
The other day I was having lunch with my boss and my assistant. My assistant thinks that its good that people who make more pay more in taxes. I likened it to all three of us eating the exact same meal and instead of it costing us all the same, my boss paid the most of the bill, I paid the next highest, and my assistant would have paid the least. Now if a person who wasn't working was eating lunch with us, we all would pay more and they would get some of our money and a free lunch.
Yep, thatís how it works, and it's how we used to pay for things like wars and infrastructure improvements. Now we just borrow from China and send to bill to future generations.