Paying Taxes: Is it Smart or Dumb?

Wisdom and truth

that little voice

I recently watched a clip of one of the debates between Ms. Clinton and Mr. Trump where she stated he had paid no taxes for a number of years.

He quipped, “That makes me smart” (or something similar).

Three years later I want to respond. I’m aware this is late, but better late than…

Mr. Trump, since not paying taxes is smart, you are saying the milliions of Americans who pay their taxes are dumb.

That those of us who pay taxes to support our law enforcement officers, our military, our teachers, and pay for our highways, our bridges, our schools, our health care are dumb.

No, Mr. Trump. They aren’t dumb, they are Americans.

Not paying your share of taxes does not make you smart. It makes you selfish, Mr. Trump. You are dumping the financial obligation all Americans have onto the backs of hardworking taxpayers. They are carrying…

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I'm me - nothing unusual, just me. Widowed, 2 grown children who are my best friends, 1 dog, retired, loving being retired. I am woman, I am strong.
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4 Responses to Paying Taxes: Is it Smart or Dumb?

  1. Helen says:

    I agree. What does he think would happen if we all could find deductions or loopholes so we didn’t pay taxes.

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  2. Robin says:

    Thanks for sharing that, Carol. I completely agree.

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  3. leendadll says:

    i see that he’s also claimed that losing $1M/yr, for 10 straight yrs, and not playing taxes was “sport”. I HATE HIM SO MUCH!! I wish they’d pull his tax-paid security details, and stop his tax-paid holidays at his own golf course, and tax-paid transportation… etc… and see what happens.

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  4. My angry blood is boiling again…. URGHHHHHH. May our next election bring our country onward and upward (and away from this disastrous ego-trocity….)

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