French and Indian War 1763. This is what led to all the taxes set on the colonies
Lets throw this tea overboard.
Stamp act, was an act that the Loyalist put on the colonists. The act made the colonists put a stamp on paper. This made the colonists spend more money and the money was sent to England and was used for the army. There was a secret organization called the sons of liberty that canceled the stamp act.
Here are some goods for you to take home to Boston.
Quartering acts, is when the colonists had to pay for solder's food, home, and supplies. The colonist thought that this wasn't far because they didn't want to spend their earnings on other people that did nothing
The Boston Tea party, They way this started is when the colonist decided to boycott British tea. Then the Sons of liberty decided to disguise themselves and through the tea overboard.
Intorlerable acts, this act was placed on Massachussets to punish Boston. Other colonists gave Boston food, water, and other supplies
Townshend acts, was an act that was placed on the colonists for an external tax for importing goods. The Colonist didn't like this because they had to pay for goods they didn't own.