Originally Posted by BigRedChief
I haven't read anything lately about consumption vs. production tax revenue. But, what I have read about consumption taxes were that they were unbalanced and unfair compared to benefits.
Basically, it's easy to build a highway road and pay for it with a toll. It's not so simple for city and county roads, food, clothes, water etc.
Estonia handled its fiscal cliff and revived their economy by keeping down their income tax (taxing production) and slightly increasing its consumption tax.
My Message to President-Elect Donald Trump:
America did NOT became great because of what government did. America became great because of what the U.S. Constitution prevented our government from doing. The people made America great.