Such will be the reaction of governments everywhere, not just the U.S. It means a further squeezing of economies – another ratchet down toward ruin. It’s an important article that can be read in its entirety HERE
“This is actually a pretty common theme throughout history: governments that are on the ropes routinely resort to plundering the savings of their citizens.
“Several ancient Roman emperors, in fact, from Diocletian to Valentinian III, famously sent ruthless tax collectors to harass their citizens and steal their wealth. Several ancient Chinese dynasties did the same thing. So did the declining Ottoman Empire.
“Significantly ramping up tax collection efforts is typically a hallmark of an economy and empire in decline.
“So we can’t be too surprised that, in its latest legislative bonanza, the US government is setting aside $80 billion for IRS tax collection efforts.”
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