Originally Posted by RaiderH8r
Translation: Why would you only tax a thing once when you can tax it multiple times?
Yes, there would be multiple taxes, but that's the way I understand consumption tax works in the countries that have it. If a person buys 200 widgets, and gets taxed on them, there's a consumption tax. But if a business buys 200 widgets to use for their widgetteer, they don't get taxed on that?