Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | May 22, 2017

U.S. Constitution – 2017 – Post #7

U.S. Constitution – 2017 – Post #7

What is Amendment XVI of the U.S. Constitution?

My two cents, but please share yours:

“AMENDMENT XVI

Passed by Congress July 2, 1909. Ratified February 3, 1913.

Note: Article I, section 9, of the Constitution was modified by amendment 16.

The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on incomes, from whatever source derived, without apportionment among the several States, and without regard to any census or enumeration.”

https://www.archives.gov/founding-docs/constitution-transcript

https://www.archives.gov/founding-docs/bill-of-rights-transcript

https://www.archives.gov/founding-docs/amendments-11-27

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