I Saw The Best Taxes Of My Generation

An inspired howl against the complexity of the American tax system. Millions of words. A labyrinth. “It is just not healthy for so many Americans to spend so much of their lives being so furtive”. Compare the Hong Kong system: “The authorities would mail you a letter telling you to pay 15 per cent of your salary and you would send them a cheque for the money. The taxman got his money and you had the rest of your day” (Metered paywall) (797 words)

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