I suspect I work as hard as I do for the same reasons that motivate most of you; I work to support my family, my church and my community (police, fire, etc.). And every now and then daddy gets himself a new firearm. Once every seven years or so I replace my vehicle. No more.
Due to intrusive, immoral and illegal government intervention, the average tax independence day for all Americans is August 12th.
In 1997 it was July 3rd.
We now all work for the government.
Happy Labor Day.