This will surely cause Americans who do not want to comply to add dependants to their tax deductions so that they will not have as much tax taken from their paychecks and will not be due a refund.
If the government's idea here is to keep the flow of tax money into the system steady, they will be shooting themselves in the proverbial foot by causing more taxpayers to decrease the amount of taxes going into the fund from payroll taxes.
Yes, temporarily. All they have to do is eliminate the deductions option on your W-4 and you're screwed, blued, and tattooed, dude.
No reserve. No retreat. No regrets.
For those who have fought for it, freedom has a sweetness the protected will never know.