Kingdoms extract a price. Born on the King's land and the population must worship and support the King.
So... in the United States, who has placed themselves into the King position?
Lawyers in aggregate?
Doctors and the health care industry?
A little of all of the above is the answer.
So, how to prevent a perpetual fee? The answer is to remove the authority from all transactions. IE. an EDI for financial and monetary transactions. That is Promise Language. Designed from the ground up to prevent the perpetual fee.
No 3rd party. No authority. For free.