Why were New Yorkers upset with the Quartering Act?
The establishment of a new Board of Commissioners of Customs and their control over the Writs of Assistance was preposterous. Some believe the revolution was more about what than the actual taxes themselves?
Why did it appear that the British Navy had a license to engage in piracy?
What did Edmund Burke believe when it comes to governing people?
Why did the British decide to remove the duties on East Indies tea?
Why were Bostonian merchants so concerned about the monopoly granted to the East Indie Company?
Explain why most of the colonists didn’t support the Boston Tea Party? Why did the colonist eventually get mad at Parliament after the Boston Tea Party?
What happened to the Loyalists (those that support the King) in the colonies?
What happened with taxation in American after the war and how did Great Britain respond to the loss in regards to taxation?
Why was it not shocking that the Articles of the Confederation didn’t allow the federal/national gov’t to levy taxes?
Why was it so difficult for Congress to raise revenue and how did that impact Congress?
What was Sam Adam’s opinion of Congress trying to tax imports?
Describe the event that demonstrated there was a need to revise the Articles of the Confederation in an effort to create a stronger central gov’t.
What was the greatest concern(s) of the delegates in Philadelphia in 1787 regarding taxation?