Tax season is typically a stressful time. With the pressure of deadlines and tax
liabilities behind us, we can take a minute to relax and take in the wonderful
things that income tax does for us as individuals and as a country. Many are
counting their blessings today and here is eSmart Tax’s list of the blessings
from income tax:
tax money is used to pay for public education. Thanks to income from taxes,
America is able to offer more than 55.2 million children (source)
a free Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade education.
tax money is used for the benefit of science, technology, and space. After all, without income taxes to fund
government programs, the tubes for the internets would never have been
tax money is used to give military families their benefits, including the upcoming sea pay raises for the Navy and the Marines this summer. While many believe that it’s been long enough, major key factors and timing
came in to play to score this great advancement for the committed servicemen
and women. We’re one-step closer to giving the military the hard-earned rewards
that they deserve for their continued sacrifices.
from income tax pays for natural resources, energy, and environmental research
and development. This money allows for
management of protection initiatives, energy assets, and sustainability of conservation
from your income tax dollars funds federal jobs and makes it possible for
the U.S. government to offer nearly 3 million federal jobs to the
workforce. The tax preparation industry
alone offers 1.2 million jobs in addition to the federal jobs offered. Find out how you can get
involved in the tax preparation industry.