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Tell Congress: Pass the Fair Tax Act of 2017!

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The current federal income tax system is clearly broken — unfair, overly complex, and almost impossible for most Americans to understand. 

But there is a reasonable, nonpartisan alternative before Congress that is both fair and easy to understand. A system that allows you to keep your whole paycheck and only pay taxes on what you spend.

It's called the FairTax. Introduced in the U.S. House and Senate as H.R. 25 and S. 18, respectively, The FairTax is a national sales tax that treats every person equally and allows American businesses to thrive, while generating the same tax revenue as the current four-million-word-plus tax code... and without the I.R.S.

The Fair Tax Act of 2017 is the only tax replacement plan before the U.S. Congress that: 
 

  • Eliminates all federal income and payroll taxes including personal, gift, estate, capital gains, alternative minimum, Social Security/Medicare, self-employment and corporate.
  • Eliminates the need for businesses and individuals to file federal income tax returns.
  • Eliminates over 74,000 pages of Internal Revenue Code and the estimated $350 billion in annual compliance costs.
  • Defunds, disbands and eliminates the Internal Revenue Service.
  • Favors American businesses and workers over foreign corporation, and dramatically increases the rate of economic growth and job creation.
  • Brings American jobs back to America and generates employment opportunities for the hundreds of thousands of chronically unemployed.
  • Repeals the 16th Amendment and direct taxation through companion legislation.

Take action and tell your U.S. Representative and Senators to co-sponsor the Fair Tax Act of 2017. Add your name in the fields below to proceed to send your no-cost letters. 

Be a part of the FAIRtax movement and help make make April 15 just another spring day. Visit FAIRtax.org.

Public Comments
Mar 26th, 2015
Frank S. from Hartsel, CO writes:
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The tax system is broken. It is unfair to keep taxing working people so the politicians can continue to fund their bloated programs and send money to foreign countries.
Mar 26th, 2015
Andy P. from Bellevue, WA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from Salt Lake City, UT signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Byron A. from Good Hope, GA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Clayton B. from Pahrump, NV signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from American Fork, UT signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
David D. from Minneapolis, MN writes:
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Our current system is so unfair it is a big part of why the economy can't create the high paying jobs we need. I'm a CEO and an entrepreneur, I see it every day.
Mar 26th, 2015
Harold S. from Bowling Green, KY writes:
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I feel that a consumption tax or higher sales tax is the one and only fair tax in the USA. Crooks and the very rich will pay their fair share for sure with FairTax.
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from American Fork, UT signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
David M. from Austin, TX signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Tab C. from Dayton, OH writes:
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No more income Tax!!! Make it a "Fair Tax"!
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from Dallas, TX signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from Pensacola, FL signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Marcia K. from Atlanta, GA writes:
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Our current system is broken. Save everyone the stress, waste of time and aggregation of filing income tax, shut down the IRS which has finally been revealed as corrupt and pass the FAIR TAX. Or change the day of all elections to April 16.
Mar 26th, 2015
david j. from Bainbridge, GA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Maureen K. from Okatie, SC signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Deryl C. from Mesa, AZ signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Greg S. from Simpsonville, SC writes:
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This is the only true option to a fair tax structure for all Americans.
Mar 26th, 2015
Thomas N. from Flower Mound, TX signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Richard H. from Gulf Breeze, FL writes:
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Keep up the good fight FairTax team!
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from Galt, CA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Thomas R. from Tomball, TX writes:
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The tax code needs reform and the FairTax is one of the best ways to accomplish this. Please consider giving the legislation a real chance at an up/down vote in Congress.
Mar 26th, 2015
William C. from Old Town, ME signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Lynn H. from Des Moines, IA writes:
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It would be great not to have spends out gathering then doing my taxes, Everyone would pay their fair share. It would actually lower the cost to manufacture items in the USA as you would not have that added payroll taxes and give everyone a raise. This would boost the economy immediately as everyone would see an increase in their paychecks as less money would be taken out for Federal Taxes,
Mar 26th, 2015
Alan C. from Tacoma, WA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
George W. from Mc Cormick, SC signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Joseph S. from Charlotte, NC writes:
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Complication equals confusion - let's change the system to make it more equitable
Mar 26th, 2015
Michael K. from Manvel, TX writes:
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In my opinion the FairTax represents the best taxation idea I've ever seen, whereas the income tax is the very worst idea. Having an income tax is like having a rattlesnake as a pet -- you are sure to get bitten. In addition, the income tax, as a revenue tool, has been around for 100 years. It's like trying to drive an old 20th Century Model-T Ford on a modern 21st Century super highway. Wouldn't you be better off scrapping that car and replacing it with a new, modern vehicle? That's exactly what the FairTax is -- a more suitable vehicle for advancing this nation economically and efficiently. We all need the FairTax instead of the income tax.
Mar 26th, 2015
Eric R. from Barnhart, MO writes:
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Vote for this. It is the best thing you can do for you constituents.
Mar 26th, 2015
Ronald R. from Seymour, IN signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Lynette M. from Niceville, FL signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Luis P. from Canyon Country, CA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Warren W. from Williamsburg, VA writes:
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We have to do something and this is the most organized and planned solution to our tax system.
Mar 26th, 2015
Richard M. from White Pine, TN writes:
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If you really want to clean up the tax mess from Washington, please consider Fairtax.org's proposal.
Mar 26th, 2015
Mike P. from Coeur D Alene, ID writes:
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Our current system takes too much taxes out of the working person pocket. As an example I just received a success check from my employer, I was taxed at 40%. That's 40%percent I could have put into my retirement fund, We need the change now.
Mar 26th, 2015
Raymond J. from Alpharetta, GA signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Bill G. from North Palm Beach, FL writes:
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This is an important matter for our nation. FairTax is by far the best solution. Please support it and make it happen sooner for everyone's benefit.
Mar 26th, 2015
Someone from Alma, AR signed.
Mar 26th, 2015
Brian L. from Clarendon Hills, IL writes:
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It is FAR past time to re-evaluate how we do this... Overly complex and "hidden" is immoral, unethical, and just plain unfair to the average person. In this modern economy, our tax system must be made simpler and MUCH more fair to motivate the workforce to succeed and advance, and also leave people's wages in their pockets, thus further fueling their ability to keep the economy trending positive.
Mar 26th, 2015
Craig P. from Wichita, KS signed.