Taxgatherer - definition of Taxgatherer by The Free Dictionary
|n.||1.||One who collects taxes or revenues.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Across the length and breadth of the United States, Jefferson proudly observed, "it may be the pleasure and the pride of an American to ask, What farmer, what mechanic, what laborer ever sees a taxgatherer
of the United States?
extorted whatever they could from the populace and kept the surplus.