The Tea Act!

WHY THE TAXES?! By Valeria and Malcom

What happened in the tea act?

The Tea act happened at May 10,1773 and that there was tax involved on all tea that was not ordered from the East India Company.They were making the colonist pay for the tea. They had the law put in place to stop colonist from buying tea from other companies.

Boston Tea Party

The tea act passed by the Parliament on May 10 1773, granted the British East India Company Tea a monopoly on Tea Sales in the American colonies. So then they celebrated after that.