Learn about the history of the IRS and history of taxes in the United States.Recently, tax evasion cases have become more and more public. Tax cheats cost both federal and state governments a significant share of tax revenue every year.
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It is estimated that the collective cost of tax evasion over the last decade amounts to .09 trillion.
While some people avoid taxes by not paying them, others go to the court of law to present strange and often incorrect legal and constitutional arguments trying to claim that taxation is illegal.
Learn more about strange and absurd arguments against taxation.
Learn about strange and unusual taxes throughout history and around the world. Detailed overview of tax history in the United States and the world.