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30 Bible Verses about taxes

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Luke 20:22

Is it lawful for us to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

Luke 3:13

He told them, "Don't collect any more than what you have been authorized."

Romans 13:7

Pay your obligations to everyone: taxes to those you owe taxes, tolls to those you owe tolls, respect to those you owe respect, and honor to those you owe honor.

Matthew 22:19

Show Me the coin used for the tax." So they brought Him a denarius.

Luke 2:1

In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus 14; also known as Octavian, he established the peaceful era known as the Pax Romana; Caesar was a title of Roman emperors. that the whole empire should be registered.

Mark 12:16

So they brought one. "Whose image and inscription is this?" He asked them. "Caesar's," they said.

Luke 18:13

"But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even raise his eyes to heaven but kept striking his chest and saying, 'God, turn Your wrath from me -a sinner!'

Matthew 17:25

"Yes," he said. When he went into the house, Jesus spoke to him first, "What do you think, Simon? Who do earthly kings collect tariffs or taxes from? From their sons or from strangers?"

Luke 5:27

After this, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector named Levi sitting at the tax office, and He said to him, "Follow Me!"

Matthew 17:26

"From strangers," he said. "Then the sons are free," Jesus told him.

Luke 7:29

(And when all the people, including the tax collectors, heard this, they acknowledged God's way of righteousness, because they had been baptized with John's baptism.

Mark 12:14

When they came, they said to Him, "Teacher, we know You are truthful and defer to no one, for You don't show partiality but teach truthfully the way of God. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar or not?

Matthew 17:24

When they came to Capernaum, those who collected the double-drachma tax approached Peter and said, "Doesn't your Teacher pay the double-drachma tax?"

Matthew 22:20

"Whose image and inscription is this?" He asked them.

Matthew 17:27

"But, so we won't offend them, go to the sea, cast in a fishhook, and catch the first fish that comes up. When you open its mouth you'll find a coin. Take it and give it to them for Me and you."

Daniel 11:20

"In his place one will arise who will send out a tax collector for the glory of the kingdom; but within a few days he will be shattered, though not in anger or in battle.

Matthew 21:31

"Which of the two did his father's will?" "The first," they said. Jesus said to them, "I assure you: Tax collectors and prostitutes are entering the kingdom of God before you!

Luke 5:28

So, leaving everything behind, he got up and began to follow Him.

Luke 23:2

They began to accuse Him, saying, "We found this man subverting our nation, opposing payment of taxes to Caesar, and saying that He Himself is the Messiah, a King."

Matthew 9:11

When the Pharisees saw this, they asked His disciples, "Why does your Teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Luke 18:10

"Two men went up to the temple complex to pray, one a Pharisee and the other a tax collector.

Matthew 10:3

Philip and Bartholomew; Thomas and Matthew the tax collector; James the son of Alphaeus, and Thaddaeus;

Luke 15:1

All the tax collectors and sinners were approaching to listen to Him.

From Thematic Bible


King » Taxes

2 Samuel 20:24

Adoram was in charge of forced labor; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was court historian;

1 Kings 12:18

Then King Rehoboam sent Adoram, who was in charge of forced labor, but all Israel stoned him to death. King Rehoboam managed to get into the chariot and flee to Jerusalem.

2 Chronicles 17:11

Some of the Philistines also brought gifts and silver as tribute to Jehoshaphat, and the Arabs brought him flocks: 7,700 rams and 7,700 male goats.

Taxes » Examples of

Matthew 17:24

When they came to Capernaum, those who collected the double-drachma tax approached Peter and said, "Doesn't your Teacher pay the double-drachma tax?"

2 Kings 23:35

So Jehoiakim gave the silver and the gold to Pharaoh, but at Pharaoh's command he taxed the land to give the money. He exacted the silver and the gold from the people of the land, each man according to his valuation, to give it to Pharaoh Neco.

Genesis 47:26

So Joseph made it a law, still in effect today in the land of Egypt, that a fifth [of the produce] belongs to Pharaoh. Only the priests' land does not belong to Pharaoh.

Genesis 41:34

Let Pharaoh do this: Let him appoint overseers over the land and take one-fifth [of the harvest] of the land of Egypt during the seven years of abundance.

1 Samuel 8:15

He can take a tenth of your grain and your vineyards and give them to his officials and servants.

More verses: Nehemiah 5:4

Taxes » General references to

2 Chronicles 17:11

Some of the Philistines also brought gifts and silver as tribute to Jehoshaphat, and the Arabs brought him flocks: 7,700 rams and 7,700 male goats.

Matthew 17:24

When they came to Capernaum, those who collected the double-drachma tax approached Peter and said, "Doesn't your Teacher pay the double-drachma tax?"

Esther 10:1

King Ahasuerus imposed a tax throughout the land even to the farthest shores.

Matthew 22:17

Tell us, therefore, what You think. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

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