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was income tax repled at all frm 1939- persent

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The Federal Income Tax system has been modified many times since 1939 (year that tax laws were codified), and tax rates have gone up and down, but the amendment (16th) that established the income tax has never been repealed.

 

Here are some links to history of US Taxation:

 

http://www.ustreas.gov/education/fact-sheets/taxes/ustax.shtml

 

http://www.loc.gov/rr/business/hottopic/irs_history.html

 

 

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