That strike has been on going for a long time. It is unnoticed.
People have retired from business because the were fed up with what they have to put up with. Many have quite a few working years left but they simply refuse to face the regulations and taxes.
Money is only one of the forms of compensation that a business offers. All of the controls and the constant shortness of money caused by taxes causes people to judge that too much of their effort is for nothing.
They no longer get the feeling of pride in accomplishment and when looking at their business it is not what they would have created.
That is important after you have enough money. Without being able to get it they quit.