by G. Harrison
recording of 1995

from Greatest Hits (Epic 66817 or Sony 66217), copyright notice

Let me tell you how it will be,
there's one for you, nineteen for me
'Cause I'm the taxman, yeah, I'm the taxman

Should five per cent appear too small,
be thankful I don't take it all
'Cause I'm the taxman, yeah I'm the taxman

If you drive a car, I'll tax the street,
if you try to sit, I'll tax your seat
If you get too cold I'll tax the heat,
if you take a walk, I'll tax your feet

Don't ask me what I want it for,
if you don't want to pay some more
'Cause I'm