Income Tax

  • Crosstalk: April 8, 2021

    There was an attempt to tax the rich in 1894.  It went all the way to the Supreme Court and the they declared it unconstitutional. Tariff taxes allowed American industries to improve and they began to produce steel to build railroads, steamboats and appliances for farms.  In fact, the standard of living was raised faster than at any other period in world history.