Comment: Disagree that all taxation is theft

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Disagree that all taxation is theft

Id argue as the Founders did that a tax is the cost of citizenship. They should be as small and local as possible. Taxation provides the opportunity to pool resources for economies of scale. I must pay some tax because I benefit from basic community resources. User fees are fine but they are cumbersome and impractical for common spaces and community services. It a tax coercion? I suppose but so what? I say that if you are part of a team you have a responsibility to contribute to the team as long as you are able bodied and not indigent.

The other alternative is to move. But good luck finding any place in the world that does not levy taxes.