__/ [ Roy Schestowitz ] on Thursday 10 August 2006 07:43 \__
> Senator calls for tax on Open Source software.
> ,----[ Quote ]
> | US senator Robert Cash wants to attack the problem of declining revenues
> | due to a form of tax evasion based on the use of 'Free Software' by
> | instituting an Equivalence Tax - taxing free software at the same levels
> | as its more expensive proprietary cousins.
Update: this might be a hoax. People say that there is no senator that goes
by the name Robert Cash, but I only realised it after I had posted the OP.