If it walks like a duck,
it's a duck.
And if Congress calls a tax a “fee,”
it’s still a tax.
Congress is trying to tax homebuyers to pay for the new transportation bill by creating a new mortgage tax and disguising it as a “fee.” But it’s a tax, pure and simple.
The Senate recently passed a long-term transportation funding bill, and included a new tax on mortgages to pay for it, calling it a “fee.” This "fee" for highways burdens homebuyers for something not AT ALL related to their mortgage.
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