Then there's sales taxes. And if you want to improve your property there's all of those expensive permits, those are a tax. Everybody you do business with is taxed and they pass that onto you. Inflation is a tax!!!!
From cradle to grave the average Amerikan is taxed 75% of everything they've earned. And if you are smart enough, or maybe just lucky enough to die with Millions, the state takes a whack right off the top!
"It is difficult to free fools from the chains they revere".
It's hard not to be a menace to society when half the population is happy on their knees. - unknown