byhhopy adenrooth
byhhopy adenrooth voted up Maurice Korvo's answer

I never paid my wife, because we never figured out this "yours', "Mine" and "ours" money stuff. We had one bank account, and it was in both names. When the kids grew up, and she went back to work, her money went into "OUR" bank account, just like mine did. We were married and what … Read more

byhhopy adenrooth
byhhopy adenrooth voted up Walt O'Reagun's answer

NO ... It's a stupid idea.

WHO would pay them?

Their spouses?  Yeah, the government would LOVE that.  They would have to claim the same income TWICE for taxes.  Once when the spouse earned it - and a second time when they paid the housewife.

The government?  Why should the taxpayers have to pay for a service they … Read more