Tax Quotes and Sayings
The politicians say “we” can’t afford a tax cut. Maybe we can’t afford the politicians.
Taxes grow without rain.
– Jewish Proverb
Taxes are paid in the sweat of every man who labors.
– Franklin D. Roosevelt
In this world nothing is certain but death & taxes.
The power to tax is the power to destroy.
– John Marshall
The best things in life are free, but sooner or later the government will find a way to tax them.
It is wrong to tax a working person almost to the breaking point, then give it to a person who is able to work but refuses to.
There may be liberty and justice for all, but there are tax breaks only for some.
~Martin A. Sullivan
People try to live within their income so they can afford to pay taxes to a government that can’t live within its income.
– Robert Half
Be thankful we’re not getting all the government we’re paying for.
– Will Rogers
The sales tax seems to be more politically acceptable than the income tax.
~Raymond C. Scheppach
Our tax code is so long it makes War and Peace seem breezy.
The nation should have a tax system that looks like someone designed it on purpose.
We must care for each other more, and tax each other less.
You must pay taxes. But there’s no law that says you gotta leave a tip.
Income tax returns are the most imaginative fiction being written today.
Did you ever notice that when you put the words “The” and “IRS” together, it spells “THEIRS?”
One thing is clear: The Founding Fathers never intended a nation where citizens would pay nearly half of everything they earn to the government.
– Ron Paul
America is a land of taxation that was founded to avoid taxation.
– Laurence J. Peter
Capital punishment: The income tax.
Man is not like other animals in the ways that are really significant: animals have instincts, we have taxes.
Of all debts, men are least willing to pay their taxes; what a satire this is on government.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
A person doesn’t know how much he has to be thankful for until he has to pay taxes on it.
A fine is a tax for doing something wrong. A tax is a fine for doing something right.
The payment of taxes gives a right to protection.
~James M. Wayne