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Subject:  Re: Taxes Are Much Higher Than You Think Date:  12/12/2012  9:24 AM
Author:  ariechert Number:  659599 of 794927

"We have had waves of immigrants that support this. Cubans and Russians, Czechs etc with advanced educations working as cabbies etc is not urban legend in the history of the last 50 years, as an extreme example. I know many moons age, when I was working many hours and was single, I remember seeing in the area of 50 cents on the dollar after deductions and actively trying to avoid overtime." - lowstudent
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People figure out other ways of making cash money that they can stick in their pocket. My friend that used to own the meat business told me a lot of foreign Arabic types like to start Pizza places because it's all cash and they can just stuff the money in their pockets with no paper trail. The whole family works in the busin