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You might Texas this week would be comforting the -- that the people the IRS collecting them understand the burden taxes -- and they approached their work with humility.
I saw his training video that they pay for the take off on Star Trek.
As luck started the point 13 point one want to tell you see the distress call from the -- -- According to the news the past civilization has created -- -- chaos rules over what we've seen them.
That's right in their training video they say without the IRS civilization.
Ends and chaos begins.
That's -- so we thought.
There's money laundering bribery anticipate haircuts and manicures running -- industry.
Cash paid haircuts and manicures running rampant.
-- -- hung with paying cash apparently the IRS that's destructive chaos.
The IRS is upset that on that planet amateurs help people with their taxes.
They're all calling -- Interplanetary sex -- Hasn't had a license yeah one guy for his credentials and so -- the movie tickets done.
Avatar seventeen people -- -- Back in Russia and -- -- and the American famous need to that's why I became public service.
That video cost you taxpayers 60000.
Dollars with the IRS did -- this.
This show special correspondent Kennedy in reason magazine editor Matt Welch had some ideas so.
-- -- -- -- This was a conference this is a video in front of a conference of IRS investigators.
And so it's a sort of way to build morale and make them feel good about themselves so they can.
Feel good that they're going throughout the galaxy and making sure that there's no chaos because there are -- higher -- tax collectors.
-- scrounging through each and every seat cushion in the universe.
It's inherently distrustful of human nature and for that I find it patently offensive end it's -- -- Andy acting as horrible.
And I think it's horrible but there is logic that we need some taxes to.
Pay for the government that we do indeed there's no logic that somehow if you take the IRS out of the American picture.
That it will devolved into anarchy that doesn't make sense.
We didn't have federal income taxes in this country 100 years ago on -- a century old this notion.
And the United States back then in 19100 was the biggest economy in the world it wasn't chaos it was an anarchy.
It was the world's most successful economy before the federal income tax and the government got money from tariffs.
User fees exactly and the last clip confused me because this -- in this -- the planet.
Amateurs we're helping people with their taxes the IRS.
The government tried to get a law passed saying you had they have a license to give tax.
-- lost on -- -- with our help -- our good friends NHR block for which I'm a customer spent four and a half hours last Saturday try to get my tax thing done.
I got -- the complexities everybody's friend except for the actual consumer here on and so that's why.
You know it's great for H&R block it's great for certified tax repairs but it's bad for individuals.
And they make a joke about it they they make a joke they joke within the video about how complex the tax code isn't how many forms you need and the joke is on us it's an -- expects the fact that it -- becomes such a complicated system.
What -- pared down to one for so people can file their taxes -- not have to have professional help I mean you talked about.
Hurting -- -- and so we want all these deductions and if you're gonna give all these breaks you need for this forum but it -- -- people.
But that's Congress's fault not the IRS is let's put one more clip from these terrorists film that confused me.
Certain agreement exchanging their lowest point currency for paper -- -- don't mean that's right -- Arizona and and this is somehow funny the -- what what are they talking about I think it's an in joke talking about pennies on the dollar which is what you get in lawsuits against people who -- back taxes ultimately.
Those taxes are collected on at at pennies on the dollar instead of the full back tax bill which they find uniquely horrifying is that not getting each and every last penny out of -- -- The -- comes after you you -- hundred dollars.
You end up settling for some pennies or.
-- on your -- on the front -- 500.
I ask ask Wesley Snipes.
He's paid with his reputation and his freedom he he's riding in -- Spanish prison right now it might -- Spanish prison.
But Wesley Snipes was sentenced to three years in prison for federal tax evasion and he's not the only person he has suffered because of -- leopard.
And let's also remember that BI -- is the only tax collecting agency in the entire world that says it can go around.
And forced foreign banks to collect taxes.
For American citizens who live abroad right so what this -- cost is actually the chaos they claim to want to prevent it means that Americans who live anywhere else outside America can't get a bank account because the IRS is forcing those banks to snoop on Americans to collect their money so -- no other country -- to do that in America no no one noticed -- -- the only other country that even wants you to file tax return when you have the -- Eritrea.
So you know high five for us -- being Eritrea except we had even more enforcement.
And we don't know that Wesley Snipes got a longer sentence because he's celebrity maybe he did some terrible things I don't know.
I hope I -- That's my personal opinion but who I feel his pain that's not say because paint tax is.
It's forced labor and it did not pay -- taxes and dissolving the IRS does not lead to anarchy I think it's an experiment we should try.
I look for -- -- that thank -- candidate Matt Welch coming up.
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