Now, about Taxes
Mobility Era. Play your taxes!” as the name suggests is about taxes as well. Many are reluctant when it comes to taxes, this is why I would like to make this disclaimer.
Researchista, the startup behind the game is a startup founded by Irina Burlacu. I have been trained and educated in the field of social policy, more precisely in European practices on how to protect the unemployed, deprived of income or other sources and other policies with respect to the well-being of the population.
I understand some of your reluctance when it comes to taxes. I am a big fan of cryptocurrencies, block-chain system myself and open to try new ways for the common good. At the same time, I would like to raise awareness that – at the moment – taxes are one of the core means through which the government can re-distribute from rich to poor, from young to old.
Shall we live in different times, perhaps we won’t need taxes anymore. At this moment, this is our reality and taxes are part of our lives. There are plenty of evidence that at least in more transparent economies, taxes really work! 😉 If you look at the cases of Sweden or Netherlands with high personal income tax rates, while people are living in a happy and relatively equal and free from worries society. Think about it..