Isn't this amazing?

Accounts Receivable Tax
Building Permit  Tax
Capital Gains Tax
CDL license Tax
Cigarette Tax
Corporate  Income Tax
Court Fines (indirect taxes)
Dog License Tax
Federal  Income Tax
Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA)
Fishing License  Tax
Food License Tax
Fuel permit tax
Gasoline Tax (42 cents per  gallon)
Hunting License Tax
Inheritance Tax Interest expense (tax on  the money)
Inventory tax IRS Interest Charges (tax on top of  tax)
IRS Penalties (tax on top of tax)
Liquor Tax
Local Income  Tax
Luxury Taxes
Marriage License Tax
Medicare Tax
Property  Tax
Real Estate Tax
Septic Permit Tax
Service Charge  Taxes
Social Security Tax
Road Usage Taxes (Truckers)
Sales  Taxes
Recreational Vehicle Tax
Road Toll Booth Taxes
School  Tax
State Income Tax
State Unemployment Tax (SUTA)
Telephone  federal excise tax
Telephone federal universal service fee  tax
Telephone federal, state and
local surcharge taxes
Telephone  mi nimum usage surcharge tax
Telephone recurring and non-recurring  charges tax
Telephone state and local tax
Telephone usage charge  tax
Toll Bridge Taxes
Toll Tunnel Taxes
Traffic Fines (indirect  taxation)
Trailer Registration Tax
Utility Taxes
Vehicle License  Registration Tax
Vehicle Sales Tax
Watercraft Registration  Tax
Well Permit Tax
Workers Compensation Tax

Not one of these taxes existed 100 years ago and our nation  was the most prosperous in the world, had absolutely no national debt, had  the largest middle class in the world and Mom stayed home to raise the  kids.

What happened?