So, Democrats want to impose one last (30 percent) tax on them for doing it. But, with all the rights and benefits of being here illegally, what’s the incentive for anyone to want to be a taxpayer and citizen?
Today, Senate Democrats are unveiling their Ex-Patriot Act to take one last bite out of people who renounce their citizenships and, thus, become free from the obligation to pay taxes. The measure would impose a 30 percent tax on capital gains of anyone who renounces his citizenship.
But, when you stop to think about it, what’s the advantage of being a citizen these days?
Just look at all the neat stuff illegal aliens can apparently do:
- Have a license to legally drive in the U.S., even if they’re convicted of drunk driving
- Vote and canvass for votes (just like regular, old non-citizen immigrants)
- Get an “unlawful presence waiver” from the Obama administration and work in the U.S.
- Win the lottery and keep your winnings
- Have the U.S. government be your advocate, and sue the U.S. Senate
- Get health care, especially at Obamacare-funded health centers
- Get financial aid from the government
- And, even become president of the United States
Plus, if you’re not a U.S. citizen, but want to contribute to the government’s coffers, you’re welcome to pay taxes, anyway.
In fact, the IRS is even promoting payment of taxes by illegal aliens as one of the “pathways to citizenship.”
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