Friday, March 11, 2011
[A]s a rich person I pay 28% tax. What I want to ask you is why am I not paying fifty?
What I want to ask you, Stephen King, is… who’s stopping you? If you don’t think you’re giving enough of your money to the government, if you think they need it more than you do — that they can make better use of it than you can — don’t waste it on charity. Write a check, for whatever amount assuages your guilt about being successful, and send it right on over to the government! According to the official site of the Treasury Department:
Citizens who wish to make a general donation to the U.S. government may send contributions to a specific account called “Gifts to the United States.”