Have you ever wondered why we have laws?
Laws don’t exist just to punish dishonest people. They also exist to keep honest people honest.
That isn’t to say people would be dishonest, or dishonorable, without laws forcing them to do otherwise, except for one thing: They would be.
Want proof? Let’s have a show of hands: How many of you have purchased something from a Web site, and at the end of the year have on your own written a check to the state to pay the sales taxes on that item?
I see Al Gray’s lonely hand up. Don’t feel bad; I didn’t raise mine, either.