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You do realize, of course, that the ensuing increase in the cost of employment will have an equivalent DECREASE in the volume of employment.

In other words, the more expensive you make it for an employer (me, for instance) to hire humans (especially Americans,) the more incented I am to find alternative (cheaper, non-human, non-American) sources & solutions.

Hi Dave,

I understand what you ae saying, but is the limit is repelled and you get, for instance, an exception in the first 10K of salary for each employee; must companies would come out ahead. And it would become a more fair tax.

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