The Stamp act was passed in 1765. The act said stamps had to be but on certain things like newspapers, wills, licenses, insurances, and other documents.
The sugar act was passed in 1764. The sugar act put taxes on imports including molasses. The act also put strict punishments for smugglers.
Boston Tea Party
The tea act was passed in 1773. The act helped the East Indian company one of England's most important companies. The mad the colonist made because merchants selling Dutch tea could not compete with the lower British tea
The Boston massacre happened on March 5, 1770. The parliament had taken away some taxes but still taxed the colonies this made them made. they were made because they had no word in parliament. this started a crowd of protesters that through rocks and snowballs so in defense the soldiers shoot them. the result of his event was the English pulled their troops out of Boston
The Boston tea party happened on December 16,1773. The colonist were mad at the British for lowering the taxes for the tea which left merchants out of business and on the streets. the tea party was lead by the Son of Liberty. the group dumped 90,000 lbs of tea into the harbor. The result was parliament passed the Intolerable at