I couldn’t believe it: I was at my job, Entertainment Works a store at
the Mall of America. I was there picking up my check, so I went to the safe
to get my check. I opened I it on my way out and saw that my check
was shorted about 120-something dollars and I got mad because I wanted
my money. I was mad because I had put in many hours and lots of hard
work to get that money, and it was deducted from my check it was just very
I believe that the government should stop taking so much taxes out of
our checks. The reason that I think that is because minimum wage is not
high enough. We work very hard and can’t get a decent pay, but we the us
citizens get a decent amount of money took from our checks.
Second, there are taxes on about everything in America so why do
they need to take so much taxes out of our check. Third, America is not a
cheap place to live in, so the money we work for we need to survive with.
We all know that the government need a little of our money for roads,
schools, government building, paying city workers but they do not need as
much as they take. I think that America is a extremely unfair place to live in!
I feel that the rich people meaning like the president and the
celebrities should have to be the main ones to give of a lot of money. The
reason I say that is because they all make millions of dollars a year.
I feel that they waste our tax money on things like building new
stadiums and things like that. Example; I was in Indiana this summer and
they have a very nice stadium, and it wasn’t just some ordinary regular
looking stadium it was amazing. I was shocked when I saw how nice it
looked. Then I looked to the stadium and I noticed another immense
building being build and I asked my aunt what is that building going to be
and she told me that they were building a new stadium. My first response
what”. Then I got really upset because I really favored the 1st stadium that
was already build. Then I thought that building that was a waste of money
because they already had a beautiful one.
I am seventeen years old and I don’t get my taxes back at the end of
the year so that’s another reason that I get upset about it. It feels like we
work so hard and most or a lot of it goes to the
government, so I think there should be some changes with taxation in
America. I feel everybody should get taxed but, the amount of tax should be
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