Constitution Hall Pass: The Story of Tax Day

In our “Story of Tax Day” episode of Constitution Hall Pass, we explore how Alexander Hamilton came up with a plan to create a national bank. We’ll also find out when, how, and why the Constitution was amended to allow the federal government to impose an income tax, as well as where those tax dollars go today.


Common Core


5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

Resource Types

Media, Video

Civic Days

Tax Day