We don’t live in the 10th century any-more and every country has developed greatly, creating communities and beautiful cities where people live. It’s the benefit of living in the 21st century and it’s something that should make everyone proud of having all these things to be happy about.
However, there’s one thing that people don’t usually like and it’s about the need for them to pay taxes. It’s not just a need but it’s also a civic duty for everyone to take care of these and pay them when the time comes, because it’s what actually keeps the society functional and most of the times, prosper.
In our area, the HMRC is the authority responsible with gathering the taxes from the population, and if you ever want to know what taxes you have to pay, all you have to do is use the HMRC contact number and they will instantly give you the desired information.
However, let’s see some reasons why you have to pay taxes, so that you can understand better this mandatory activity that you have to make.
If you’re wondering what is done with the money that they collect from the taxes, here is a short list. The ones responsible for gathering the money are using them for taking out the fires, keeping the streets safe, providing the children with education, providing health care for everyone, ensuring that the food and water are safe for general use, it creates legal safeguards for each business and their employees, they provide the place for recreation like the parks and so on. In less words, these taxes allow you to enjoy all the benefits that you have every day and that you don’t realize that you use them.
The Public Services
The taxes are also used for the public services, those services that people don’t have to pay for. In some cases it’s about education, free medication, social help for those families who can’t support themselves, free medical care and so on.
What Is Now Available
If you’re wondering where you’ve got all these things like the schools, the hospitals, the courts of law, the roads, the public transport or the parks, the answer is easy – all these were build and made available from the money that people used to pay as tax. However, just consider that your taxes, the ones that you pay today, will be used for offering the same things, or even better things, for your children and the generations that come after you.
Everything that you see around you is based on infrastructure, and from education to health care, from the transportation system to the business sector, all these are using the tax money to make improvements and bring more and more benefits to their users.
There is a thrive in the global economy and all this is due to the fact that the right taxes are collected from people.
When you go to the supermarket and you buy groceries, the prices that you pay will also contain the tax that is perceived for those items. When they collect all those money, the authorities make sure that a part of them is reinvested in the economical area – they have special benefits for different producers, a good infrastructures for the marketplace and all those other things that regular people don’t know about.
One other thing that the taxes do is that they allow each country to be run in a democrat way. There are less and less kings and queens, but even those countries that still have a king or a queen are functioning better and better because of the taxes that are gathered. The politics will always work best and the government will provide with better solutions to the society problem only if they have the right amount of money for usage, and the money are collected through the taxes that you pay every year.