Amendment to the U.S. Constitution permitting the imposition of an income tax without the need to apportion the tax among the states on the basis of population.
The Supreme Court, in Pollock v. Farmers’ Loan and Trust Co.
After his inauguration in 1909, President William H. Taft proposed a constitutional amendment to overturn the Court’s ruling.
Pollock v. Farmers’ Loan and Trust Co.
Public opinion re the Court
Reversals of Court decisions by amendment
Taft, William H.
Taxing and spending clause