Understanding Your Tax Bill: Property, Sales Tax, and How to Avoid Sticker Shock

"The power of taxing people and their property is essential to the very existence of government.''  -James Madison, U.S. President https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fQ0t_BuXIrU&feature=youtu.be Whether you aspire to build a real estate empire on Park Place and Boardwalk, or just a modest little home somewhere around, say, Baltic Avenue, there’s no avoiding the tax bill. Both on the Monopoly…