To rectify that defect, I re-read this op-ed I wrote in 2011….
Washington Times, April 14, 2011Uncle Sam’s big plans for your hard-earned tax dollars
by James Bovard
Congratulations – your tax payment is probably your biggest purchase of the year. The federal tax burden now amounts to more than $20,000 per household, according to Internal Revenue Service data. Your contribution to the Treasury coffers will permit Uncle Sam to bankroll public services such as: