In the ’30s, Chicago gang leader Al Capone was imprisoned for income tax evasion, and served most of his time on Alcatraz, where he faced constant death threats.
The Boston Tea Party resulted from at least four important historical factors, and was, in fact, the catalyst for the Revolutionary war for independence.
Starting around the end of the 19th century, there was a war that was fought not with guns and sharp knives, but with food coloring and butter knives. It was the great battle of Butter vs Margarine.
President Benjamin Harrison on the obligations of wealth (1898) General Harrison addresses a large gathering at Chicago The Union League Club’s celebration in honor of
“Men will not evade their taxes if they fear detection. The loudest protest against publicity naturally comes from those liable to pay the heaviest tax.”
12 leading “gripes” about federal income taxes 1. Instructions and tax forms are too complicated. 2. Bills for additional taxes do not make it clear
67 US incomes at million mark Only one listed as having $5,000,000 or more yearly in tax audit. Among 67 persons in the United States