Revenue collected from taxpayers will aid to run the government. Taxes are the main source of funds for the any government. If the government does not have a proper way to tax its people it will run out of money. It will take a few days for the economy to fall but it will be hard to raise it again to normal and the citizens will suffer a lot. Crime will also increase since the citizens will not be able to feed themselves. If the tax payer is taxed accordingly they will be able to pay the taxes well and on time but when they are overtaxed and harassed they will hide and therefore the government will lose a lot of money. It’s advisable to set up a rule from parliament or the county assemblies that governs the taxpayer. It’s important to any citizen to pay taxes so that the government can be able to run. The following is a list of importance of paying tax.
This helps the country to be able to open up and link so many places. There will be ease of transportation for farm produce and other perishables. This will help the taxpayer because they can do the business of supplying their products in time and also arrive at their destination when still fresh. Again, the taxpayer since they have ease of movement they can move and link to many places in a short time thus using the rest of the time to do more important jobs. Taxes also aides in building of hospitals and stocking them with the required drugs, equipment and machinery for hospital work. This will mean that the taxpayers will be well positioned to build the nation at ease since they can be able to get health services anytime they need. The government will also use taxes to hire nurses, doctors and clinical officers. This will happen because the citizens are not able to access basic health care which is mandatory for all. The government will also need funds to build schools and enhance the education system of the country. This will be a bit difficult since the government cannot be able to meet each citizen at their place. A country who has a larger population of literate people is easy to run since the people can understand what is needed for them to do.
Taxes are used by the government to help run the different projects the government has put in place. This will affect the economy and therefore the citizens will suffer. The taxes they pay will always come back to them indirectly and will be of more benefit to them. They will be able to put up a scheme for the old so that they retire comfortably and their homes and age gracefully. The government will also introduce free medical care to its citizens. This will also help curb the spread of a contagious disease since the citizen could not afford the medication of the same.