Boycott Twitter Over Taxes!July 9, 2013 Tim WorstallTax3 CommentsThe idiocy of the argument explained here. previousGreen scheme not working? Then increase the subsidy!nextTimmy elsewhere 3 thoughts on “Boycott Twitter Over Taxes!” JamesV July 9, 2013 at 5:45 pm It does gast the flabber somewhat that a company worth allegedly ten billion quid can be spending more than its turnover on running a glorified website. OK, I know it’s more than that, but that’s what it boils down to. Pat July 9, 2013 at 11:16 pm A comment on your article touches on the the integral point. The economic argument is easy and you have won it many times over. But that isn’t the battle being fought. To fight the political argument the point to be leveraged is the value to the consumer of Twitter (Google, Amazon or whoever else) aside from taxation. Hélder Ferreira July 9, 2013 at 11:36 pm Bryan Caplan wrote a great book about your last phrase: The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.