Wednesday, December 17, 2008

T.R.E.A.M. (Taxes Rule Everything Around Me)!

Get the money, dollar dollar bill, y'all. NY is proposing new taxes on many different items to ensure that its spending is the party that never stops. Taxes are planned on iPod purchases, soda pops and bar drinks. Has the government ever considered decreasing its spending instead of continually raising the taxes? What's next? Are they going to tax the amount of oxygen I breathe in a day?

[Gov.] Paterson proposed Tuesday a 2009-10 budget that would increase spending by 1.1 percent, or $1.3 billion, to create a $121.1 billion spending plan.

Much of the growth is revenue from 88 new or higher fees and will hit New Yorkers in many areas, from downloading music to sipping drinks to fishing.

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