who all agreed and subscribed the rules hereto annexed.
The first-mentioned Orlando Hart, a shoemaker and Deacon of the Trades in Edinburgh became the first recorded captain, with Daniel Kerr, a goldsmith, as his Treasurer and Charles Rhind, a merchant, as his Secretary.
The 1920s and \'30s saw the creation of multiple taxes.
They are mentioned in earlier Almanacs but without the foundation date.
The plethora of taxes we pay today - federal income tax, alternative minimum tax, corporate tax, estate tax, FICA, and so on - didn\'t always exist.
America\'s first citizens enjoyed few to no taxes, and taxes were added, increased and occasionally (and often temporarily) repealed to give us the tax regime we have today.
The modern estate tax was implemented in 1916 and the gift tax came about in 1924.
The federal income tax was enacted in 1913, and corporate income taxes were enacted slightly earlier, in 1909.