It would be cool if you could trade these "free passes" around, so I could
sell mine to my buddy Jeff for the right price if he's already used his. :)
Since a large portion of the country will probably never have a "windfall"
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jeff Bone [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Friday, March 23, 2001 10:16 AM
> To: Dave Long; email@example.com
> Subject: Get Out of (Tax) Jail Free
> A buddy of mine had an interesting suggestion: how about if
> every citizen was given 1
> "free pass" --- a single, discretionary year, their choice, in
> their lifetime during
> which he or she could choose not to pay any income tax. Useful
> for those windfall
> times, when you're really stretching to buy that new house, etc...
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