It's not as bad as it sound!
Here's the Good News
The Good News is we love our soliders fighting for the Union as much as you do
The Good news is we want to see our Union reunited as much as you do
The Good news is we want to see slavery ended as much as you do...
Pretend this isn't here
You don't want to let this strapping young Yankee down do ya?
At how happy this guy is to have paid his income tax! Join Him!
What's the deal with the Income Tax?
In order to have all that good news - we need to pay for it. And that's why Congress passed the country's very first income tax in 1863. It's going to take a percentage of everybody's income, but that's the best way to beat Johnny Reb! Thanks for paying your Income Tax!