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I am familiar with the information you posted, but that is only part of the story.

The taxes that are paid under the current system allow all sorts of deductions that result in an artificially low AGI. If we had a national sales tax, there would be, by definition, no deductions! No exceptions (except maybe food stamps).

My 10% number was just a guess. Whatever the number turned out to be, it would spread out the tax burden equally to everyone, and the result would be that a large percentage of people would pay far more taxes than they do now.

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