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Peasants were taxed the heaviest during the French Revolution. Peasants had to pay land taxes, taxes to the church, and taxes on family members.

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Two taxes were around at the time, a tax on land and a tax on salt. More importantly, however, were the corrupt tax collectors, who would collect excess and pocket the change for themselves.

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Taxes were payed by the peasants. An additional 10% went to the Catholic Church.

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