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Taxes, Constitution and the IRS

“The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States.” Article I, Section 8, U.S. Constitution. “The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on incomes, from whatever source derived, without apportionment among the several States, and without regard to any census or enumeration.” Sixteenth Amendment, U.S. Constitution. All governments require revenue in order to function. Collecting taxes is a basic function of government, but somehow “tax” and IRS have become dirty words to many. Cutting taxes …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jul 16, 2013 07:15PM Published Jul 16, 2013 07:15PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.