|Posted: November 27, 2012, 2:00 pm - IP Logged|
35% of a lottery prize would go to taxes here in TX. (25% up front and 10% at the end of the year)
Taxes go to 43.4% next year on that kind of money...
Our Federal Government spends the vast majority of it's budget on the welfare system, which will end up killing our nation if we don't fix all the loopholes and weed out the corruption. (It don't make sense how an able bodied person can get foodstamps and section 8 housing, when they are fully capable of working.)
I would help people if I won a large sum, but only to the Church and to those that absolutely cannot help their situation. (Children stricken by Cancer, abused mothers, elderly folks that cannot pay the electric bill.)
Hoochie Mama won't be gettin' none of what I have control of!
As they say in the ARMY, "Suck it up and drive on!".
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