If enough people decided to boycott paying taxes, the IRS wouldn’t have the capacity to handle it.

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You’ve already paid your taxes through your payroll. Most people are getting money back that they already gave to the IRS. Meaning they would just end up screwing themselves.

Trash_Panda-1

“What you gonna do, stab me?” – man who got stabbed

weebomayu

Do you think they garnish wages by politely knocking on your employers door? Though I guess not earning money is one way to avoid taxes

Due_Essay447

I mean, that’s true of pretty much everything. “Consent of the governed” and all that.

rabiddutchman

Same thing applies to every law but the vast majority follow the laws, not out of fear of getting caught but because that’s how we flourish as a society.

TVsDeanCain