Regressive taxation. That’s when the taxes the government levies disproportionately hit those with less money than those with more money. They sound like something only an out-of-touch, snooty, oligarchical, oppressive, “let-them-eat-cake” sort of government would do, no?
Heh. If only.
Taxes on gasoline are a prime example: everyone who pulls up to the pump pays the same amount o... More