FairTax Volunteer Spotlight
The FairTax campaign enjoys a cadre of outstanding volunteer
state directors who give tirelessly of their time, talent and energy.
Kerry Bowers, our Nevada State Director is just such an
example, and is someone who has an extraordinary talent for effectively
communicating the FairTax value proposition in both word and in video. This
week he released his latest FairTax video
directed towards members of the House Ways and Means Committee.
began his commentary by telling the
11 Ways and Means Committee Working Groups, appointed by Chairman Dave Camp,
“you need look no further; the investigative work has already been completed
for you; accomplished almost 20 years ago by Americans For Fair Taxation and
with $20 million dollars in donations rather than through the expenditure of
precious tax dollars. And, most
importantly, our investigation revealed the single best solution for a new tax
revenue system, one that has been approved by distinguished university and
business economists all across this nation; among them, Vernon L. Smith, Nobel
Laureate in Economics.”
then makes a succinct case for the FairTax and challenges the committee to
“bring the FairTax into the open and examine it against all other proposed tax
your favorite beverage and take 5 minutes to watch Kerry’s latest work. When you’re done – send it to everyone you
know, including your elected representatives and post it on your Facebook
page. Thanks Kerry for a job well done.
The FairTax Act In The News
Support The Fair Tax
It is time to file my Federal Income Tax return. That means hours spent
gathering information and working with tax software or a preparation service to
guide me through the maze of regulations as I attempt to get back some of my
money from the government. Help me put an end to this.
There is a bill before the U.S House Ways and Means Committee to replace the
Income Tax, the Medicare Tax and the Social Security Tax with one national
sales tax and abolish the IRS in the process.
These taxes will not be deducted from your paycheck and no tax return is required.
You will keep the money you earn every payday.
Congress will not act on this bill unless we demand it. Local Congressman
Joseph Crowley is a member of the Ways and Means Committee. Call (202) 225-3625
today and tell him to support HR25, The Fair Tax.
Irving B. Welchons III, Charlotte, NC
in Fair Tax as Tax Time Approaches – Fetch Your News
Pickens County citizens came out last week to hear about
taxes, a timely topic as the deadline for filing income taxes approaches on
Representing Georgia for Fair Tax, Stephen Hall
Jr. presented a case for the Fair Tax Act as a replacement to the current tax
code. Speaking before the Pickens County Tea Party Tuesday night, Hall reminded
the audience the current tax code is approximately 72,000 pages long, while the
Fair Tax Act is 97 pages long, front and back…
“(Fair Tax) is a grassroots movement that will replace the federal tax code
with a revenue neutral retail sales tax,” Hall read, as he stood before the
crowd. Simply put, Fair Tax is a consumption tax, meaning citizens are only
taxed once on goods and services purchased. The first part is fairly simple;
consumers are only taxed once on the goods they purchase…
Understanding The FairTax Webinar
With April's Special Topic: Why the prebate is a crucial component to the FairTax legislation
When: Thursday, April 25, 2013
Time: 8 pm Eastern, 7 pm Central, 6 pm Mountain, 5 pm Pacific
Where: At your personal computer, anywhere!
Why: To provide an interactive forum for people who cannot get to local meetings to learn about the FairTax and to present special topics that are frequently misunderstood or not generally discussed.
Who: Marc Manieri, AFFT & FFTEA Webinar Producer & Host from Orlando, Florida.
Join: To participate, register here and watch for the confirmation email. For more information contact Larry Walters at firstname.lastname@example.org.