Death and taxes are the only certainties in life, and it seems there is no limit to when or how either can occur. As the taxation of the masses has already happened for thousands of years, it is safe to presume that taxation will continue forever. Yet, there are tons of taxes that are stranger, and shorter lived, than others.
From nose ring taxes in Arkansas, to wig powder taxes in England, there were plenty of crazy taxes to choose from. The following are just a few of the most interesting taxes in the United States, and abroad.