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Q: Which amendment to the constitution gives congress the power to levy an income tax?
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Which amendment gives Congress the power to levy an income tax?

The 16th amendment to the US Constitution allows the income tax.

What is the amendment that's gave congress ability to impose an income tax?

The 16th amendment to the US Constitution gives Congress the right to raise money in just about any way it wants, including income tax.

What amendment gives congress the power to impose an income tax?

the 16th amendment...

Which amendment gives Congress the power to levy the individual income tax?

Amendment 16

What part of the constitution gives the states all of the power not denied to them and not given to congress?

It is the tenth amendment to the constitution.

What gives the congress the power to collect taxes?

Article I Section 8 of the Constitution and Amendment 16 to the Constitution.

When was the sixteenth amendment passed?

The Congress passed the 16th amendment on July 2, 1909 and it was ratified on February 3, 1913. The amendment gives a power to the Congress in imposing Federal income tax.

What law or amendment gave congress the right to pass taxes in US history?

Article I of the US Constitution gives Congress this power.

Which article of the Constitution gives the House of Representatives the power to introduce taxes?

Article, Section 8, Clause 1 of the U.S. Constitution authorizes Congress to levy taxes to pay our country's debts, to fund a military force, and for the general good of the country. Amendment XVI (Amended 16) to the Constitution gives Congress the right enact an income tax that doesn't have to be shared with the states. It also exempts income taxes from the Constitutional category of direct taxation.

Which parts of the US Constitution gives the national government the power to collect income tax?

The 16th Amendment to the U. S. Constitution allows for an income tax. Abraham Lincoln had used an income tax to finance the Civil War but it was latter found to be unconstitutional thus necessitating the 16th Amendment.

Which amendment gives government power to impose income tax?

Amendment 16 states congress has the power to lay and collect taxes on incomes, without regaurd to census or enumeration.

Is the second amendment in the constitution?

Yes. The second amendment to the constitution is in the constitution as is every other amendment to the constitution. The people have the right to possess firearms. On the other hand, the main body of the constitution gives congress the right to determine the rules concerning the possession of firearms and the training the people for their possession. The states also have their responsibilities. This current chaos does not come from a strict construction of the constitution.

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