Taxes: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

Generally, taxation is used to encourage economic growth, and increase the government’s budget for public services.
This is partially because many companies move their headquarters to countries with low tax burdens.
Each sees about a 40% tax rate for single, childless citizens.
Ultimately, the rates of taxation are dependent on national priorities.

Comprehension questions

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