Weirdest Taxes Ever Collected

Saturday, Sep 12, 2020, 1:56 pm
By:Tony Williams

#10 Wallpaper

A wallpaper tax was introduced in 1712 in England and imagine being forced into giving the government money just because you want your room to look nice. What then happened was people would keep the walls blank and then draw in the pattern to make it look like wallpaper just to get around the tax.

Wallpaper-Weirdest Taxes Ever Collected