Ben Carson Supports Abolishing Income Tax & Instituting 15% Sales Tax

At the South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention, GOP presidential aspirant and retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson talked about instituting a flat tax of 10-15% at the point of sale, to a closed-door group organized by Americans for Prosperity, the political organizing arm of the Koch brothers. Carson would add an additional 5% to very expensive, luxury items to be paid by the rich, that would go exclusively towards paying off the national debt…

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3 thoughts on “Ben Carson Supports Abolishing Income Tax & Instituting 15% Sales Tax

  1. A simple chart would show how regressive the sales tax is as the poor pay a much bigger percentage of their income on necessities than the wealthy. Not to mention the massive loss in current revenues. He would be immediately called out if he tried to float that in public.

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