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Types of Taxes in the United States

Today we will learn about different types of taxes in the United States. The government raises money we call Revenue by collecting different types of taxes. We will start with income tax. Income tax is tax taken from the income or money an individual or business earns. In 1913 the sixteenth amendment gave the federal …

The Tax On Trucks | Planet Money | NPR

The Tax On Trucks  | Planet Money | NPR

[Lighter flicks] When it comes to selling trucks, U.S. carmakers have been blowing away their foreign competition. U.S. trucks are basically automotive juggernauts. Turns out they owe that success to chickens. Well, frozen ones, anyway. It call goes back to the late 1950s, early 1960s. The European economy is finally getting better after the end …