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experience to inform them of facts. The distress and inconvenience of an Income Tax soon appears among the middling classes, labouring with a dubious income, and using useless endeavours to keep up their credit, the payment of their rent, their baker's and butcher's bills, &c. in a constant state of insolvency in erpectancy, because, perhaps, they are honest enough to reject the artificial means of credit, too commonly made use of in the present day, by the mutual accommodations of paper, taught them from higher authority. It is then from the sources of real wealth and independence that the exigencies of a state should be supplied, and not from the scanty pittances of incapacity. Let the rich, whose superabundance is a grievous evil to them, bear the onus of taxation, so as it does not abate one truly rational, or even elegant enjoyment that their educations, manners, and minds give them a title to; it will not harm them to have less to squander on cards, dice, horses, masquerades, French dinners, hot soupers, and rural breakfasts. It might even be the means of allowing them to pay their debts, as if they would, on the score of heavy taxation, retrench the gaudy trappings of their houses, they might possibly find that they would not know what to do with the residue of their savings for tax money.

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