taxed, tax·ing, tax·es

1. To place a tax on (income, property, or goods).
2. To exact a tax from.
3. Law To assess (court costs, for example).
4. To make difficult or excessive demands upon: a boss who taxed everyone’s patience.
5. To make a charge against; accuse: He was taxed with failure to appear on the day appointed.

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  • David Kessler
    David Kesslerabout 2 years ago

    At its core, the Boston Tea Party was a conflict over taxation. You may have heard the phrase “taxation without representation,” which developed in this era. Unlike their British brethren, the people living in the 13 colonies did not have direct representatives in the British parliament. Because of that, the colonists had no way to vote for how they would be taxed or who would represent them. And because of this lack of representation, the British government was free to tax the colonists in any way — and for any amount — that it saw fit. With no way to fight taxation and no way to claim their rights, many colonists feared that their property could be taken away through debilitating taxes.

  • © Kira Bodensted
    © Kira Bodenstedabout 2 years ago

    10-06-12 Congratulations!
    Your outstanding work has been featured in ART UNIVERSE

  • Thanks Kira, I appreciate it very much!!

    – David Kessler

  • tori yule
    tori yule11 months ago
  • designingjudy
    designingjudy11 months ago

    Great!

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