Why the hell are we paying taxes?
There are some key things that we can agree on when it comes to paying taxes. We pay to have roads. We pay to have laws enforced. Pretty simple stuff, without which society itself isn't possible.
It's part of a social contract that represents the basic legitimacy government has to demand our taxes in the first place.
But when those most basic things aren't delivered, the whole thing starts to break down.
And that's exactly what's happening.
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