Weirdest Taxes Ever Collected

Tuesday, Jan 5, 2021, 1:56 pm
By:Tony Williams

#11 Men's Hats

There was a tax on men's hats in England between 1784 and 1811. The idea was that if you could afford a hat, then you could afford to pay more tax and they then produced revenue stamps that had to be with each hat. If you forged those stamps you could be executed.

Men's Hats-Weirdest Taxes Ever Collected