Peace Tax Return
A flier designed to roughly resemble a tax form. (PDF)
Who should use this form?
- people who want to register a protest against paying taxes for war
- people who refuse to pay some or all of their federal taxes because they are spent on war
This is a two-page letter size PDF, with forms on one sheet and instructions on the other sheet. This is not an official IRS form.
A simple explanation of income tax withholding for salaried employees and strategies for war tax resisters who want to adjust their withholding in the service of their resistance. (PDF)
For a more thorough explanation, see our Practical #1 guide.
Anarchists and War Tax Resistance
Download the PDF and copy it back-to-back for a half-sheet flyer you can hand out in your community.
For more information, watch A Peace of Anarchy: Ammon Hennacy and Other Angelic Troublemakers. It includes a segment on war tax resistance starting at about the 16 minute mark.
What If You Work For…
For people whose primary focus is animal rights, the environment, or home foreclosures, and who worry about what their federal taxes are doing — or not doing. This flyer connects each issue to resources to help you refuse to pay for what you don’t believe.
Two-sided color flyer, cut to make 3 per sheet. (PDF)
Black and White version of What If… flyer
Similar text as the above but set up as a one-sided black and white letter-size outreach flyer. (PDF)
Environment, Taxes, and War
- click here for a PDF from which you can make double-sided, quarter-page flyers
- click here for a PDF of a more-extensive double-sided, half-page flyer
Hiroshima-Nagasaki — Never Again Flyer
This flyer is designed particularly for leafleting during events during the August 6–9 anniversary of the atomic bombings of Japan.
“Never Again” half-sheet flyer (PDF)
You can print these on both sides, then cut in half, for double-sided, half-page flyers.
Stages of Conscientious Objection to Military Taxes
A 4-page outline that helps readers think through following their consciences. Written by Quaker war tax resisters at Philadelphia Yearly Meeting, “Stages” covers the options regarding military taxation and choice. (PDF)
Your Money or Your Life
Flyer for students and young adults making the connection between military recruiting and tax paying for war and ideas and links for making choices. (PDF)
4-up slips for leafletting
“Are you mad as hell about paying for war?” and “What if they gave a war and nobody paid?” (PDF)