Who is the nimrod that came up with income tax? On this episode of This Day In History, Tony and Armand are here with some answers. This day in 1799 brought us the introduction of the income tax by British Prime Minister, William Pitt the Younger. Also, Ernest Shackleton coined the term “nimrod” in 1909 with the Nimrod Expedition to the South Pole. Join us for this episode of This Day In History!
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