It actually was repealed and reinstituted several times. The last action being the reinstitution of it obviously.
What I want to know is how is our war with Spain going? I haven't heard any reports from the front lately and frankly I am nervous we may be in a quagmire.
What? Were not at war with Spain? Then why am I paying a tax on my phone to pay for the Spanish-American war?
1944: The Victory Tax and Voluntary Withholding laws are repealed as required by the U.S. Constitution, however, the federal government continues to collect the tax claiming its authority under the 1913 income tax and the 16th Amendment.
It cant be any better..yet the people are so stupid and so reliant on the puplic dole they are scared that if the system changed, they might be left out of all that "FREE" money. It might be know as the greatest generation (1940s), but it is also the most greedy generation.
Maybe becuz' you forgot to get a Spanish-speaking cell phone????