File this under the “do as I say, not as I do” category. Our Federal overlords are a privileged class, so why should they pay taxes? As Leona Helmsley once said, “Only the little people pay taxes.” She was referring to chumps like you and me.
“WASHINGTON – At a time when the White House is projecting the largest deficit in the nation’s history, Uncle Sam is trying to recover billions of dollars in unpaid taxes from its own employees.
“Federal workers owe more than $3 billion in income taxes they failed to pay in 2008. According to Internal Revenue Service documents, 276,300 federal employees and retirees owe $3,042,200,000.”
Read more at WTOP Radio.