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Old 06-28-2013, 04:05 PM   #153
houghtam
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Originally Posted by Rohirrim View Post
You think it wasn't? Really?


Sumerian tablet which records payment of the tax called "burden," circa 2500 B.C.

http://www.upenn.edu/almanac/v48/n28/AncientTaxes.html

Would you also like examples of Persian, Greek, Chinese, Roman, Babylonian, etc etc etc taxes? How do you think civilizations are built, by a bunch of libertarians chipping in?
It takes a village, you know.

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