What if; It were written into The Constitution that There was a 12% Sales Tax on Everything, Including Food Items, Unless you were on Food Stamps or Below a Poverty Threshold.
Aside from this; There would be No Other Taxes, No State or Income Tax, No Property Taxes, No Inheritance Taxes, or Whatever.
Then also; There would Never be any Initiatives or (? to Increase Taxes or Any Promises by An Politician to Lower Taxes.
The Amount & Rate that you Pay Taxes is Entire Fixed, & The Percentage of Taxation would follow Inflation or Depressions without The Percentage Itself Changing.
The Rich, Buying Expensive Things, would Pay more Taxes, & The Poor would pay fewer Taxes.
The Higher you Lived; The More Taxes you would pay. Live Cheaply, & you would pay fewer Taxes.
Stop Buying altogether & Barter in your Small Communities, & Avoid Paying Taxes all together.
You wouldn’t be able to make your own ‘Tax Free’ Money though. That would be Illegal.
If you bought a Car from a Neighbor; The Seller would Calculate The Taxes Owed & Collect them; Then Either Mail them into A Central Repository, or If The Transaction were done Electronically; The Banking Liaison would be aware that you are receiving money & Send you an Emessage asking you for The specifics of what you’re doing, & The Tax amount would be rerouted appropriately.
If The Amount you are receiving is a Birthday or Christmas Gift, No Taxation would occur.
Prostitution would be Taxed.
Drug Sales would be Taxed.
Murders for Hire ( et. al. ) would be Taxed.
The Electronic Money Network would know when money was being spent, & Tax it.