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Did you know… Some the strangest taxes on record
Throughout history tax has been used to raise revenue, bring about social change, and strengthen governments. It has also made entire societies live quirky lifestyles in order to pay as little as possible.
As long as tax has existed, citizens of the world have paid a host of weird and wonderful dues. Here are some of the more unusual taxes ever introduced.
In California, fresh fruit bought from a vending machine is taxed at 33%.
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