Quote:"Fifty-four House Republicans on Thursday reintroduced legislation that would terminate the IRS and replace the system of income taxes on people and corporations with a consumption tax."
"Woodall's bill, H.R. 25, would replace the current tax system with a 23 percent consumption tax on all new goods and services. He said Thursday that this change would eliminate the need for a complicated tax code, and would be the kind of tax reform that helps reinvigorate the economy."
Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/ho...z2HBRpkw00
Unfortunately I doubt it will pass, this would actually help small business, the average person and the poor. For the last decade or so the only legislation that has been made is to punish Americans and treat them as criminals and terrorists for something they had no part in.
Whipping on the dog daily because the cat ate the Thanksgiving turkey 12 years ago seems an unlikely response, but the analogy here is quite fitting.