In Reply to: What the hell are you talking about?? posted by J on October 23, 2000 at 10:28:49:
Lease a car: Pay sales tax on the depreciation up front and the remainder of sales tax on the residual when you buy it.
Purchase a car: Pay all the sales tax up front.
Sell a car (purchased or leased) new owner pays sales tax on purchase price.
Same deal either way. You were not charged tax twice.