I don't understand how it's even a controversial point that the IRS is a protection racket.

If any other organization that employs agents authorized in the use of deadly force threatened to seize your property and shut down your businesses because you failed to cough up some cash you owe them for dubiously supplying some vague services you didn't ask for and don't use, you would be able to call the police and have them arrested.

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When any other organization puts the lion's share of its profits into the division dedicated to procuring more funds, the communists and socialists start crawling out of the woodwork to accuse them of corporate greed, exploitation, and outright theft, but the only people I see pointing any of this crap out when it comes to the government are the capitalists, and why wouldn't they be? Capitalists at least expect to have to EARN their pay.

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