what is a patriot
the patriots were people that didn't want to pay taxes and did not think they were needed and though it wasent fair for them to hafto pay for something that the government did.
what is a loyalist
a loyalist was someone that thought it was reasonable to pay taxes cause he goverment did all of the stuff that they did to help the loyalist and patriots so they thought that they should pay taxes to help pay for the water and there houses and stuff
importance of the declaration of independence
the declaration of independence tells people our rights and boarders the USA from the pother country and tells us some of the rules that apply in the USA.
taxation is when you pay for you're water and phone bill or electric bill of house bill or you're vehicle you hafto pay for all of those.