What 1765 rule that made colonists pay taxes on all paper materials?
Colonists formed the organization to protest unfair taxes called what?
What effect did the stamp act 1765 have on british colonies?
Asked in Colonial America
What act passed by the British government stated that the colonists had to pay a tax on all printed materials?
Which method of protesting taxes was most successful for colonists?
Asked in Colonial America, The Stamp Act of 1765
What were the reactions of the colonists on the Stamp Act of 1765?
What was the Stamp Act of 1765?
The Stamp Act of 1765 required the colonists to pay a tax on every printed sheet or piece of paper they used. The money would be used to pay for any defense of the American colonies within the territory of the Appalachian Mountains. The Act was wildly unpopular, prompting Parliament to table the bill and pursue other taxes.