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Best Taxes Poems

Below are the all-time best Taxes poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of taxes poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Pointing To The Problems

Beat down with legal fees
Tied up with taxes;
Tripped up with mortgages;
Ripped off with student loans
Insulted with insurance
Telephone updates.

Out of...

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Categories: taxes, earth day, emotions, fish, food, future,
Form: Free verse

Premium Member Departed Friendships
For Linda, Freddie, Chan, & others that meant something true to us…

Another departure…

Another wistful teardrop
Embracing yesterday’s candid goodbye

No longer can we touch their physical soul....

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Categories: taxes, death of a friend, dedication, life,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Politician Perdition

Do you find yourself analytical
When it comes to things political
Corpulent men in suits and ties
Cheat with promises and lies

With true intent we go to...

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Categories: taxes, america, political,
Form: Rhyme
If only you would vote for me

                 When election...

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Categories: taxes, america, freedom, philosophy, political,
Form: Rhyme
Fear Of Numbers
          Fear of Numbers

Fear of numbers is real
They carry adding machines on their backs
And loaded numbered...

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Categories: taxes, conflict, education, image, judgement, life, math,
Form: Didactic

Premium Member Irony Abounds
On an unsinkable ship’s maiden voyage, it sinks.
A pastor who preaches against alcohol, drinks.
One’s surrounded by people, yet remains all alone.
Confessing sins to a priest,...

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Categories: taxes, humor, irony, sad, drug,
Form: Ballade
Things We Think

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© Toni Orban  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: taxes, death, love, money, space, time,
Form: Sestina
A Casual Exchange
“Oh Edgar, look at those poor slaves, traipsing after His All Important, High and Mighty, Landlord.”
	“I wish I was a slave.”
	“Hush your mouth Edgar. Don’t...

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Categories: taxes, humorous, poverty, slavery,
Form: Prose
The City And The State Of Play Today

No one worries about morals today 
They follow the rules they create
So to them all is ok
Those on...

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Categories: taxes, business, community, corruption, international, london, money,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Things That Annoy Me
I reckon you could call me an old curmudgeon but that's alright!
I've been around four score and three and I have earned that right!
There are...

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Categories: taxes, how i feel, humorous, , cute,
Form: Rhyme
Taxed to the Hilt
My hero is Henry David Thoreau
Rather than pay taxes, to jail he’d go
     With Uncle Sam’s hand out

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Categories: taxes, angst, funny
Form: Limerick
Premium Member Red Moon
April 15th
and taxes are due. . . 
is there a blood moon
or just a lot of people
seeing red today?...

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Categories: taxes, analogy,
Form: Tanka
The greatest miracle in days of yore  
unsurpassed, two millennia past or more 
a carpenter by trade, Joseph by name
was betrothed to Mary, a...

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Categories: taxes, angel, child, confusion, education, god, wedding,
Form: Dramatic monologue
Premium Member A Theatre of the Absurd
Theatre of the Absurd

Like an actor in a theatre of the absurd,
there stepped onto the stage a horrid clown,
an ego-maniac who makes his own staff...

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Categories: taxes, horror,
Form: Quatrain
Charleston Harbor
The brightly colored houses lighten my emotions.
The cobblestone streets encourage by shaking the worries away.
A town on the ocean's edge, aware of the power of...

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Categories: taxes, placesocean,
Form: Narrative
A Seat On The Bus For Rosa
Finally it’s time to go,
All day I’ve pushed peddles with my feet,
I’ll hurry to the bus stop,
Being sure to get a good seat.

There, a chance...

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Categories: taxes, uplifting,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Her Name Is Winter
She rides into town with a storm as her steed
With clicking ice spurs, and rattling reins
With somber delivery and the bleak look of gloom
Bursting with...

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Categories: taxes, imagination, nature, new year,
Form: Personification

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Categories: taxes, 12th grade, 8th grade, abuse, adventure,
Form: Prose Poetry
I Approve This Message
"Vote for me! My opponent is a liar and a thief! I will make a change and rectify all!
I will raise your standard of living,...

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Categories: taxes, funny, political
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Joe The Plumber
Joe The Plumber announced he was runnin' fer Congress the other day!
Congratulations, Joe!  You the man!  Fer you I shout, "Hooray!"
Tell 'em like...

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Categories: taxes, funny, political,
Form: Rhyme
Goin' Green
Reuse, Repair, Recycle—that’s the Mantra I have heard
Goin' Green is about those three refreshing little words
So, I’m gonna rehash a poem I penned by free...

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Categories: taxes, holiday, humor, political,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member We Can Dream On
It used to be that many dreamed.
At least that is the way it seemed.
But that was more than a few years ago now.
A good life...

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Categories: taxes, political, dream, dream,
Form: Lyric
On Loving a Rock Star - Redux
Lavish locks sprawl pillowed in peace this morn.
Gently whiskered cheeks hint of last night's lipstick
Tensions banished blue grassy fiddling lingers
Let's take it easy

I'll make the...

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Categories: taxes, love, , Lullaby,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Five Tomatoes Away
Five Tomatoes Away

Five tomatoes away
from devastation.
The bullies bully me.
They give big breaks to
corporations-While taking
unfair shares from citizens
and cutting down on
pensions and "Social Security".
I have no...

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Categories: taxes, planet,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member "A Rose From Heaven Grows"
May we always address dis-complacency, the vacancy,
And remove all opposes, to our roses,............................................................(Acts 18:4-6)
Here at Poetry Soup, completing love’s 100% loop, in our soup,

For an...

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Categories: taxes, allegory, funny, inspirational, lovelove,
Form: Rhyme