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13 December, 14:12

Why did the British put all those tax laws on the colonist

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  1. 13 December, 14:19
    Simply put, because they could! They had complete port control of the colonists, so they controlled what resources they could import, such as British tea. Tea was a very enjoyed beverage among the colonists so they would pay the hefty taxes.
  2. 13 December, 15:55
    Wanted more money to fund the various wars they had like with france and spain.
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