Federal, State and local governments have many
ways to raise revenue through other taxes.
Many of these other taxes pay for specific programs.
Among them is unemployment insurance.
Although called an insurance, it is a federally
mandated tax implemented by the States to provide a
minimum income to those who have become unemployed
through no fault of their own while they look for
another job. Unemployment insurance is paid by
employers for the benefit of their employees.
Another tax is the federal excise tax. Excise
taxes apply to products such as gasoline and other
fuels, tobacco products, firearms, alcohol and a few
There are other taxes too numerous to mention that
usually apply to specific products for specific
programs. Congress loves to find a product and
look for a new way to tax it and create something new
to spend the money the tax brings in.
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