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Originally Posted by Rivergallery
Don't ALL those purchases/ expenses boost the economy?
Of course they do. What's your point? My point was that they also lower the business owner's taxable income, which in turn lowers his tax burden. The original statement by Bonita was that her friend, the truck driver, is going to practically be forced out of business from this very slight tax increase. And I showed that he's wrong.