Monday, March 10, 2008
Ron Paul supporters, FairTax advocates, and tax-reformers call for national protest - The DeLand-Deltona Beacon
Ron Paul supporters, FairTax advocates, and tax-reformers call for national protest - The DeLand-Deltona Beacon: "By Al Everson
BEACON STAFF WRITER - Published 3-10-2008
Claiming they are latter-day revolutionaries in the tradition of America's founders, some citizens are gearing up to protest what they consider unfair taxation.
They are calling for a general strike next month.
In the wake of passage of a property-tax amendment to the Florida Constitution, Volusia Tax Reform and supporters of the Ron Paul for President campaign are joining grassroots movements to demand further tax reductions and an overhaul of the state and federal tax systems.
Paul's supporters are trying to mount a nationwide work stoppage April 15 — the deadline for filing 2007 federal income-tax returns — and rallies in the nation's capital and in cities and towns around the country."