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  •  Before Prohibition all revevues for the Feds (3+ / 0-)
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    Calamity Jean, elwior, isabelle hayes

    Came from alcohol sales taxes. That was cut off during Prohibition, so they started the Federal income tax.

    So, anyone that hates the federal income tax, blame Prohibition for it.

    Women create the entire labor force. Sympathy is the strongest instinct in human nature. - Charles Darwin

    by splashy on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 07:40:27 PM PST

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