Sunday, February 13, 2011 -
By Relocation.com Staff
There are fewer guarantees in life than the guarantee that we all have to pay taxes. Taxes are collected in many ways and used by federal, state and local government to pay for many different goods and services.
What is the collected money used for?
Taxes are collected on property in a municipality to pay for schools, street cleaning, street lighting, fire protection and various other needed services for that community. The idea is that all who pay the taxes in a municipality will in theory benefit from the payment of those taxes.