Bergesch Computer Services, Inc.
320-274-6100
Ad free site!
See About Us.

These are actual taxes and fees...

Many of these may be taxed at the local, state AND federal levels…  Some are out-right taxes (or are taxed), some are fees and some have BOTH a fee and a tax!  Some amount to tax on tax, a.k.a. "tax pyramiding"  Sources at the bottom...

And please, don't give us the line that you want "good roads."  There is plenty of wasted tax money available for that!  Just do a Google search for "wasted tax money." 

Here is an interesting fact:  The IRS estimates Americans spend 6.6 billion hours per year filling out tax forms including 1.6 billion hours on the 1040 form alone. In 2002 Americans spent roughly $194 billion dollars on tax compliance. That amounts to 20 cents of compliance cost for every dollar collected by the tax system.

So with all that said, here's the list we have compiled so far... 

In addition, the federal government, many states and local governments tax “pollutants.”  Here is just a short list of those: 

Run a small business?  This may be of interest… http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fsb/fsb_beststates/2006/full_list/index.html

Various sources: