In FY2021, the IRS assessed more than $17 billion on individual and estate and trust income tax returns.
There are more words in the US Tax Code than there are in the Bible.
In April 2022, the US Government collected a record $868 billion dollars in taxes.
The 16th Amendment to the Constitution gave Congress the power to levy taxes on individual income. Wyoming was the last state to ratify the amendment as the threat of war loomed in 1913.
In 1894, direct income tax was ruled unconstitutional.
The Revenue Act of 1862 created the agency that would later become the Internal Revenue Service.
The United States first income tax as created by Congress in 1862 to fund the Civil War. It was established under the Revenue Act of 1861.
GOES-R is the most advanced weather satellite.
Nebraska, Colorado and Wyoming have the most hailstorms.
The average thunderstorm is 15 miles wide and lasts around 30 minutes.