Roman Empire

Establishment of taxes in ancient Rome

On the basis of scientific literature the author of the article researches the development of taxes in ancient Rome, in a period of imperial times, the period of the Republic and the Empire. It is also examined peculiarities of the formation, implementation and changes in taxes in each of the periods. In addition basic concepts and terms which had been used in ancient Rome at these times are analyzed in the article. The author of the article concludes that it is important to use Latin terminology in contemporary Ukrainian tax sphere.