These are my questions:
What is the specific role and function of the federal government?
What is our personal responsibility in taking care of the poor?
What is the role of the Church?
Has mandated taxation diminished voluntary philanthropic endeavors?
It is a complex world in which we live. Decisions come with consequences. What do you think? The seeds that were sown on this date 71 years ago have reaped a lot of fruit. Has that fruit been good for society or not?
I would recommend reading this brief article on the history of direct withholding of income taxes.