For those of you who are still not convinced that Americans are not required to pay income tax just look at the tax code itself. According to United States Code Title 26, Section 7806, Title 26 is not law. You may follow the link to read it or you may download the PDF directly from the US Government Printing Office website.
If you are an independent contractor or are in business for yourself, you will not be able to open a bank account in today's market without a federal tax identification number of employer identification number. Although, we as Americans are not required to file a tax return or pay income taxes, we still have to work within the system that has been fraudulently forced on us through the Federal Reserve Bank.