Taxman

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The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. They became the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed act in the history of popular music. Their best-known lineup consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. Rooted in skiffle and 195… more »

Let me tell you how it will be
There's one for you, nineteen for me
'Cause I'm the taxman, yeah, I'm the taxman  Should five per cent appear too small Be thankful I don't take it all
'Cause I'm the taxman, yeah I'm the taxman 
If you drive a car, I'll tax the street,
If you try to sit, I'll tax your seat.
If you get too cold I'll tax the heat,
If you take a walk, I'll tax your feet.

Don't ask me what I want it for
If you don't want to pay some more
'Cause I'm the taxman, yeah, I'm the taxman 
Now my advice for those who die Declare the pennies on your eyes
'Cause I'm the taxman, yeah, I'm the taxman And you're working for no one but me.

Written by: GEORGE HARRISON

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