Posted byon November 11, 2009
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You know the drill: once or twice a month you get paid for the time that you have worked, minus a series of taxes that have been conveniently deducted out of your paycheck before you even receive it. Because you never get to deposit that money into your bank account, paying taxes may seem like wasted money. In actuality, taxes are an untapped resource that pay for and subsidize many services and programs in your community.
Below is a list of resources that are free or subsidized by your tax money. Check with your local county or city government to see if these programs and services are available in your own area.
What programs have you used that were paid for with your taxes?