The Estate Tax Should Be Abolished.

Advocate123

PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE YOU VOTE. The Estate Tax is a tax at the point of a person's death when the person's assets are transferred to family members. It should be abolished for the following reasons: 1) If someone owns a family business and dies, that family business will be transferred to family members. However, at the point of the transfer, the government taxes the assets at close to 50%. Like most small family businesses, they do not have half of their assets in cash. This has the res...

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Updated 12 Years Ago

The Minimum Wage Should be Abolished.

Advocate123

Society has the noble goal of reducing poverty. In order to reach this goal, do-gooders with no understanding of basic economics enact a law that increases unemployment and the cost of living. In fact, the sponsors of these initiatives are often clueless as to the great harm that they needlessly inflict on society. Ironically, the public continuously votes to institute this masochism year after year. Yes, I am talking about the minimum wage. Few politicians, even those on the Right, would eve...

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Updated 12 Years Ago

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