What's wrong with a "War Surtax?" The same that was wrong with a temporary social security plan.....it never ended.
If a war's worth fighting, isn't it worth paying for? -- latimes.com
PERHAPS THE FACT THAT WE HAVE SEEN MILLIONS VOTING THEMSELVES INTO COMPLETE DEPENDENCE ON A TYRANT HAS MADE OUR GENERATION UNDERSTAND THAT TO CHOOSE ONE'S GOVERNMENT IS NOT NECESSARILY TO SECURE FREEDOM. - FRIEDRICH AUGUST VON HAYEK