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    Sales taxes are not a regressive tax.

    Sales taxes are not particularly regressive; they're not progressive. Opponent of general sales taxes correctly point out that lesser income earners must spend a greater proportion, and higher income earners need not, and generally do not spend their entire incomes for products that would be...
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    FICA and SECA are our most regressive taxes.

    FICA and SECA are our most regressive federal taxes. The huge plurality of USA's poorest income earners are wage earners. We all pay the taxes embedded within the prices we pay; but wage earners are the only individual persons upon which the FICA tax based upon payrolls is levied...
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    FICA payroll tax; our most regressive tax.

    FICA payroll tax; our most regressive tax. Shifting a portion of FICA payroll tax to a federal sales tax. Medicare is available to almost all of USA’s elderly and Social security retirement is available to almost all of USA’s elderly that were employed in the USA. No one can foretell...
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    Employers’ Fica Taxes Are Equivalent To A Federal Sales Tax.

    ** Employers’ FICA taxes are equivalent to a federal sales tax ** Currently Wage earners directly pay for FICA 7.65% of their wages. Employers also pay an equal FICA payment based upon their payrolls. Enterprises generally pass all of their expenses onto their customers. Employers’...
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    FICA payroll tax

    Employee FICA payroll tax contributions are proportionately a greater burden upon wage earners who are among our populations lowest earners. Aside from the 7.6% of their wages from dollar one that they directly pay, similar to all of us they pay the 15.2% of all labor expenses imbedded within...