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Capitol Report: Death Tax Refuses to Die
Posted By Janna On February 4, 2013 @ 6:00 pm In Opinion | No Comments
by Congressman Sam Graves
Like a cat with nine lives, the Death Tax just will not go away. I believe it’s incredibly unfair that after a lifetime of building up your farm or small business, the federal government taxes you one last time when you die.
The current estate tax was enacted in 1916 to help pay for World War I. Like many taxes, it was meant to be temporary.
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