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Old 12-16-2009, 07:53 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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Don't tax our ta tas!

That was the word Sunday from New York women outraged over a Washington proposal to add a 5% tax on all elective cosmetic surgery - everything from boob jobs to Botox to face-lifts.



Read more: Protesters angry over 'botax' plan to add tax on all elective cosmetic surgery, including boob jobs
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Old 12-16-2009, 11:45 PM
 
Location: Coachella Valley, California
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Say it aint so!!!
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Old 12-17-2009, 08:59 AM
 
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Huh? So a reconstructive surgery after mastectomy would be taxed....because it's elective, after all. It's not necessary.

this'll fail...the biggest opponents would probably be plastic surgeons.
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Old 12-19-2009, 01:54 PM
 
Location: Orlando, Florida
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If someone can afford the treatments or surgery in the first place....what is an extra 7-10%??
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Old 12-19-2009, 02:17 PM
 
Location: North Carolina
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I'm so sick of everything being taxed to death
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