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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, "Stop collecting more money than the amount you are told to collect."

Romans 13:7

Pay everyone whatever you owe them taxes to whom taxes are due, tolls to whom tolls are due, fear to whom fear is due, honor to whom honor is due.

Luke 2:1

Now in those days an order was published by Caesar Augustus that the whole world should be registered.

Mark 12:16

So they brought one. Then he asked them, "Whose face and name are on this?" They told him, "Caesar's."

Luke 18:13

"But the tax collector stood at a distance and would not even look up to heaven. Instead, he continued to beat his chest and said, "O God, be merciful to me, the sinner that I am!'

Matthew 17:25

He answered, "Yes." When Peter went home, Jesus spoke to him first and asked him, "What do you think, Simon? From whom do kings on the earth collect tolls or tributes? From their own subjects, or from foreigners?"

Luke 5:27

After that, Jesus went out and saw a tax collector named Levi sitting at the tax collector's desk. He told him, "Follow me!"

Luke 7:29

By having been baptized with John's baptism, all the people who listened, including the tax collectors, acknowledged God's justice.

Mark 12:14

They came and told him, "Teacher, we know that you are sincere. You don't favor any individual, because you pay no attention to external appearance. Rather, you teach the way of God truthfully. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar or not? Should we pay them or shouldn't we?"

Matthew 17:24

When they came to Capernaum, the collectors of the temple tax came up to Peter and asked, "Your teacher pays the temple tax, doesn't he?"

Matthew 22:20

They brought him a denarius. Then he asked them, "Whose face and name is this?"

Matthew 17:27

So Jesus told him, "In that case, the subjects are exempt. However, so that we don't offend them, go to the sea and throw in a hook. Take the first fish that comes up, open its mouth, and you will find a coin. Take it and give it to them for me and you."

Matthew 5:46

If you love those who love you, what reward will you have? Even the tax collectors do the same, don't they?

Daniel 11:20

His successor will send out a tax collector for royal splendor, but in a short period of time he'll be shattered, though neither in anger nor in battle.'"

Luke 5:28

So Levi left everything behind, got up, and followed him.

Luke 23:2

They began to accuse him, "We found this man corrupting our nation, forbidding us to pay taxes to Caesar, and saying that he is the Messiah, a king."

Matthew 9:11

The Pharisees saw this and asked his disciples, "Why does your teacher eat with tax collectors and sinners?"

Luke 18:10

"Two men went up to the Temple to pray. One was a Pharisee, and the other was 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

Now all the tax collectors and sinners kept coming to listen to Jesus.

From Thematic Bible


King » Taxes

2 Samuel 20:24

Adoram supervised conscripted labor, Ahilud's son Jehoshaphat was the recorder,

1 Kings 12:18

King Rehoboam sent Hadoram, who was in charge of conscripted labor, but all of Israel stoned him to death, and King Rehoboam had to jump in his chariot and flee back in a hurry to Jerusalem.

2 Chronicles 17:11

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

Taxes » Examples of

Matthew 17:24

When they came to Capernaum, the collectors of the temple tax came up to Peter and asked, "Your teacher pays the temple tax, doesn't he?"

2 Kings 23:35

As a result, Jehoiakim paid the silver and gold tribute to Pharaoh, but he passed on the costs to the inhabitants of the land in taxes, in keeping with Pharaoh's orders. He exacted the silver and gold from the people who lived in the land, from each according to his assessment, in order to pay it to Pharaoh Neco.

Genesis 47:26

So Joseph crafted a statute concerning Egypt that remains valid to this day that Pharaoh should own a fifth of the produce, excluding the land belonging to the priests, which remained outside of Pharaoh's control.

Genesis 41:34

Also, let Pharaoh immediately proceed to appoint supervisors over the land of Egypt, who will collect one fifth of its agricultural production during the coming seven years of abundance.

1 Samuel 8:15

He will take a tenth of your seed and your vineyards and give it to his officers and servants.

More verses: Nehemiah 5:4

Taxes » General references to

2 Chronicles 17:11

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

Matthew 17:24

When they came to Capernaum, the collectors of the temple tax came up to Peter and asked, "Your teacher pays the temple tax, doesn't he?"

Esther 10:1

King Ahasuerus imposed tribute on the land and on the islands of the sea.

Matthew 22:17

So tell us what you think. Is it lawful to pay taxes to Caesar or not?"

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