Check out this article about the amount of police calls that come from Walmart. Police salaries are paid by taxpayers. Do you think taxpayers should pay for Walmart police calls?
SS.912.FL.1.6: Explain that taxes are paid to federal, state, and local governments to fund government goods and services and transfer payments from government to individuals and that the major types of taxes are income taxes, payroll (Social Security) taxes, property taxes, and sales taxes.
Deborah Kozdras, Ph.D.