The Stamp Act: Fair Or Fair?

163 Words1 Page
“Colonial taxes are very unrealevent. I absolutely disapprove of this act the government made. It is very unfair to the poor people who can barely afford anything!” He yells loudly as he sits onto the wooden chair. “Maybe it will get better…” The wife comforts her husband as she sits on the chair. American people were stressed over paying for all the taxes and the strange act that was not needed. The British just wanted out of debt from the Seven Years war. Arguing that only their own representative assemblies could tax them. They suggested that it was unconstitutional. In 1766, they all issued a Declaratory Act. The Stamp Act directed immediately to the colonists. The act had paid for the troops that were stationed in the colonies. They
Open Document