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Sic Semper Tyrannis

Monday, April 21, 2008

From the “I know I’ve heard this somewhere before” department:

Author Jerry Pournelle:

I discovered to my horror just how much the Feds tax retirement including Social Security! Having collected taxes for my lifetime -- including to this day -- on self-employment to pay into the Social Security account, they hand me a miserable pittance compared to what I would have got had I simply put the money into a money market account; then they tax part of it away.
Somebody get him Paul Ryan’s phone number!

Hat tip Instapundit