What are distortionary taxes?
What is a non-distortionary tax?
Are consumption taxes distortionary?
What are examples of unfair taxes?
Is a lump-sum tax distortionary?
Is distortionary a word?
Why did colonists think taxes unfair?
What is the fairest tax system?
Why do we pay so much in taxes?
What were the 5 Intolerable Acts?
Was taxing the colonists fair?
The colonists felt that the British government had no right to tax them because there were not any representatives of the colonies in the British Parliament. The colonies had no say in how much the taxes should be or what they should pay for. They didn’t think this was fair.