Money in this country is collected from citizens and redistributed according to priorities determined by _________.
Money collected by the government from various sources is known as _________.
A tax that increases in proportion to increases in income is known as a(n) _________
Money earned by individuals that is subject to taxation is called _________ income.
In order to avoid itemizing deductions, a person may elect to take the _________, which is a flat amount.
Money paid to a former spouse (which is taxable income) for that person’s support
Money paid to a former spouse (which is not taxable income) for the support of dependent children is called _________.
Expenses that can be subtracted from gross income.
8. The amount remaining when adjustments are subtracted from gross income is called _________.
When all sources of taxable income are added together, the total is called _________ income.
An amount that can be subtracted from your income for each person who depends on your income to live.
A(n) _________ tax allows a higher-income person to pay a lower percentage of income in taxes than a lower-income person.
To intentionally fail to pay taxes owed is to commit a serious crime called _________.
A tax system that is based on _________ requires all citizens to be responsible for preparing and filing their tax returns on time and paying taxes due.
A type of tax for which the rate stays the same regardless of income.
A(n) _________ is an amount subtracted directly from tax owed.
An administrative agency of the federal government that collects taxes and enforces tax laws.
An examination of tax returns by the IRS.
Crossword puzzles have been published in newspapers and other publications since 1873. They consist of a grid of squares where the player aims to write words both horizontally and vertically.
Next to the crossword will be a series of questions or clues, which relate to the various rows or lines of boxes in the crossword. The player reads the question or clue, and tries to find a word that answers the question in the same amount of letters as there are boxes in the related crossword row or line.
Some of the words will share letters, so will need to match up with each other. The words can vary in length and complexity, as can the clues.
The fantastic thing about crosswords is, they are completely flexible for whatever age or reading level you need. You can use many words to create a complex crossword for adults, or just a couple of words for younger children.
Crosswords can use any word you like, big or small, so there are literally countless combinations that you can create for templates. It is easy to customise the template to the age or learning level of your students.
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For a quick and easy pre-made template, simply search through WordMint’s existing 500,000+ templates. With so many to choose from, you’re bound to find the right one for you!
Once you’ve picked a theme, choose clues that match your students current difficulty level. For younger children, this may be as simple as a question of “What color is the sky?” with an answer of “blue”.
Crosswords are a great exercise for students' problem solving and cognitive abilities. Not only do they need to solve a clue and think of the correct answer, but they also have to consider all of the other words in the crossword to make sure the words fit together.
If this is your first time using a crossword with your students, you could create a crossword FAQ template for them to give them the basic instructions.
All of our templates can be exported into Microsoft Word to easily print, or you can save your work as a PDF to print for the entire class. Your puzzles get saved into your account for easy access and printing in the future, so you don’t need to worry about saving them at work or at home!
Crosswords are a fantastic resource for students learning a foreign language as they test their reading, comprehension and writing all at the same time. When learning a new language, this type of test using multiple different skills is great to solidify students' learning.
We have full support for crossword templates in languages such as Spanish, French and Japanese with diacritics including over 100,000 images, so you can create an entire crossword in your target language including all of the titles, and clues.