Tax Quotes and Sayings
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 politicians say “we” can’t afford a tax cut. Maybe we can’t afford the politicians.
The power to tax is the power to destroy.
– John Marshall
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
The best things in life are free, but sooner or later the government will find a way to tax them.
Be thankful we’re not getting all the government we’re paying for.
– Will Rogers
There may be liberty and justice for all, but there are tax breaks only for some.
~Martin A. Sullivan
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.
Did you ever notice that when you put the words “The” and “IRS” together, it spells “THEIRS?”
We must care for each other more, and tax each other less.
Income tax returns are the most imaginative fiction being written today.
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
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
Taxation with representation ain’t so hot either.
~ Gerald Barzan
Death and taxes may be inevitable, but they shouldn’t be related.
– J.C. Watts, Jr.
The sales tax seems to be more politically acceptable than the income tax.
~Raymond C. Scheppach
The United States has a system of taxation by confession.
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.