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  1. “The highway that will connect Prince George’s and Montgomery counties will also be cashless.”

    …and Maryland has just gone to a $1.50/month transponder fee. Not unlike cigarette taxes, fairly sure this won’t disproportionately hit the rich.

    “Apparently it’s easier for authorities to raise rates when the toll is just automatically deducted from the driver’s account than when the driver has to toss coins into a hamper or feed dollars into a cash reader.”

    Which is also why tax withholdings are a mandatory feature of our tax collection process. If people ever got to touch – even for a moment – the money they spend on FICA and Income taxes…

  2. Jens Müller says:

    Just look at the German consortium “TollCollect” …

    When they put billions into a collecting infrastructure, it’s clear that the toll will be higher …