Income Tax Return, 1921

Income Tax Return, 1921

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Description
The Sixteenth Amendment to the Constitution, ratified in 1913, granted Congress the power to impose a federal income tax on individuals. The concept of contributing your fair share is widely held, but agreeing on what that is all depends on who is paying the bill.
Object Name
Form, Irs
date made
1921
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 8 in; 26.67 cm x 20.32 cm
ID Number
1987.0619.02
accession number
1987.0619
catalog number
1987.0619.02
Credit Line
Victor W. Tatelman
subject
Taxes
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Exhibition
American Democracy
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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