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Taxman Tab
Band: The Beatles
Song: Taxman
Album: Revolver (UK)
Tabber: [email protected]

Intro:
  (D7)
e-----------------|----------------|
B----3--------3---|----3--------3--|
G----5--------5---|----5--------5--|
D----4--------4---|----4--------4--|
A----5--------5---|----5-----------|
E-----------------|----------------|

Verse 1:
   (D7)                                 (D7#9)   (D7)
e---------------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|
B--------3---------3--|----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G--------5---------5--|----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D--------4---------4--|----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A--------5------------|----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E---------------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|
"Let me tell you how it will be"

   (D7)                                 (D7#9)   (D7)
e------------------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3---------3--|----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5---------5--|----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4---------4--|----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5------------|----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E------------------------|----------------|---------------|----------------|
"There's one for you, nineteen for me"


Chorus:
   (C7)                                      (G7)          (D7)
e-------------------------|---------------|---6------6--|--------------|
B---------------1------1--|--1---------1--|---6------6--|----3------3--|
G---------------3------3--|--3---------3--|---4------4--|----5------5--|
D---------------2------2--|--2---------2--|---5------5--|----4------4--|
A---------------3---------|--3------------|---x---------|----5---------|
E-------------------------|---------------|---3---------|--------------|
"Cos I'm the taxman...    ...Yeah, I'm the taxman"
 
  (D7)
e--------------|
B----3------3--|
G----5------5--|
D----4------4--|
A----5---------|
E--------------|


Verse 2:
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
"Should five-percent appear too small"

   (D7)                                (D7#9)   (D7)
e--------------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|
B---------3-------3--|-----3------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G---------5-------5--|-----5------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D---------4-------4--|-----4------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A---------5----------|-----5---------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E--------------------|---------------|---------------|----------------|
"Be thankful I don't take it all"


Chorus x1


Bridge:
   (D7)
e-----------------------|---------------|
B------------3-------3--|------3-----3--|
G------------5-------5--|------5-----5--|
D------------4-------4--|------4-----4--|
A------------5----------|------5--------|
E-----------------------|---------------|
"If you drive a car, I'll tax the street"

   (D7)                   (C7)
e-----------------------|---------------|
B------------3-------3--|------1-----1--|
G------------5-------5--|------3-----3--|
D------------4-------4--|------2-----2--|
A------------5----------|------3--------|
E-----------------------|---------------|
"If you try to sit, I'll tax your seat"

   (D7)
e---------------------------------------|
B------------3-------3--|------3-----3--|
G------------5-------5--|------5-----5--|
D------------4-------4--|------4-----4--|
A------------5----------|------5--------|
E-----------------------|---------------|
"If you get too cold, I'll tax the heat"

   (D7)                   (C7)
e-----------------------|---------------|-------------------------|
B------------3-------3--|------1-----1--|-------------------------|
G------------5-------5--|------3-----3--|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3----|
D------------4-------4--|------2-----2--|--2--2--2--2--2--2--2----|
A------------5----------|------3--------|--3--3--3--3--3--3--3----|
E-----------------------|---------------|-------------------------|
"If you take a walk, I'll tax your feet"


Guitar Solo:

Guitar I
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
       "TAXMAN!!!"
Guitar II
e-------------------------------------------------10-----------------------|
B----------------------------------6-8-8b10r--6----------8p6-8p6-6v--------|
G-----------------------7777777777--------------7-----7-------------7b--7--|
D-----------------------0000000000-----------------------------------------|
A--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E--------------------------------------------------------------------------|

Guitar I
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|

Guitar II
e-----------------------------------------------------------------------10-|
B-----------------------------------------6b8--6-----6---6---6b8--6--------|
G--6h7p64-4h6p42--0h2-/4/5-/7-----7-------------7----7-------------7-----|
D--------------------------------0-----0-----------------------------------|
A--------------------------------------------------------------------------|
E--------------------------------------------------------------------------|


Chorus x1


Guitar I
  (D7)
e---------------------|
B--------3--------3---|
G--------5--------5---|
D--------4--------4---|
A--------5--------5---|
E---------------------|

Guitar II
e---------------------|
B---------------------|
G--7-----7------5-h7--|
D-----------5h7-------|
A-----5---------------|
E---------------------|


Verse 3:

Guitar I
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
"Don't ask me what I want it for           (Aahh, Mr. Wilson)"

Guitar II
e----------------------|-----------------|
B----------------------|-----------------|
G--7-----7------5--h7--|-----7------5----|
D-----------5h7--------|--------5h7------|
A-----5----------------|--5--------------|
E----------------------|-----------------|

Guitar I
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
"If you don't want to pay some more        (Aahh, Mr. Heath)"

Guitar II
e----------------------|-----------------|
B----------------------|-----------------|
G--7-----7------5--h7--|-----7------5-h7-|
D-----------5h7--------|--------5h7------|
A-----5----------------|--5--------------|
E----------------------|-----------------|


Chorus 2:

Guitar I
  (C7)                                      (G7)          (D7)
e-------------------------|---------------|---6-------6--|--------------|
B---------------1------1--|--1---------1--|---6-------6--|----3------3--|
G---------------3------3--|--3---------3--|---4-------4--|----5------5--|
D---------------2------2--|--2---------2--|---5-------5--|----4------4--|
A---------------3---------|--3------------|---x----------|----5---------|
E-------------------------|---------------|---3----------|--------------|
"Cos I'm the taxman...    ...Yeah, I'm the taxman"

Guitar II
e-------------------------|---------------|--------------|-----------------|
B-------------------------|---------------|--------------|--------------6--|
G-----------5------3--h5--|--5------3-h5--|--------------|-----7------5----|
D--------------3h5--------|-----3h5-------|--5------3-h5-|--------5h7------|
A-------------------------|---------------|-----3h5------|--5--------------|
E-------------------------|---------------|--------------|-----------------|

Guitar I 
 (D7)
e--------------|
B----3------3--|
G----5------5--|
D----4------4--|
A----5---------|
E--------------|

Guitar II
e--------------|
B-----------6--|
G--7------5----|
D-----5h7------|
A--------------|
E--------------|


Verse 4:

Guitar I
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
"Now my advice for those who die...      ...TAXMAN!!!"

Guitar II
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|
B-----------------6----|--------------6--|------------6--|--------------6--|
G--------7------5------|-----7------5----|---7------5----|-----7------5----|
D-----------5h7--------|--------5h7------|------5h7------|--------5h7------|
A----------------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|

Guitar I
   (D7)                                    (D7#9)   (D7)
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
B-----------3-------3--|-----3--------3--|--6--6------3--|----3--------3--|
G-----------5-------5--|-----5--------5--|--5--5------5--|----5--------5--|
D-----------4-------4--|-----4--------4--|--4--4------4--|----4--------4--|
A-----------5----------|-----5-----------|--5--5---------|----5-----------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|----------------|
"Declare the pennies on your mind...     ...TAXMAN!!!"

Guitar II
e----------------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|
B-----------------6----|--------------6--|------------6--|--------------6--|
G--------7------5------|-----7------5----|---7------5----|-----7------5----|
D-----------5h7--------|--------5h7------|------5h7------|--------5h7------|
A----------------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|
E----------------------|-----------------|---------------|-----------------|


Chorus 2 x1


Outro:

Guitar 1
 (F7)
e-------------1--------1--|--1------1--|
B-------------4--------4--|--4------4--|
G-------------2--------2--|--2------2--|
D-------------x--------x--|--x------x--|
A-------------3--------3--|--3------3--|
E-------------1-----------|--1---------|
"And you're working for no one but me..."

Guitar 2
e----------------------------------------|
B--------4b6-----4b6-----4b6-----4b6-----|
G----------------------------------------|
D-------------3-------3-------3-------3--|
A----------------------------------------|
E----------------------------------------|

Guitar Solo to fade...


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The Beatles were a pop and rock group from Liverpool, England formed in 1960. Primarily consisting of John Lennon (rhythm guitar, vocals), Paul McCartney (bass guitar, vocals), George Harrison (lead guitar, vocals), and Ringo Starr (drums, vocals) throughout their career, The Beatles are recognised for leading the mid-1960s musical "British Invasion" into the United States. Although their initial musical style was rooted in 1950s rock and roll and homegrown skiffle, the group explored genres ranging from Tin Pan Alley to psychedelic rock. Their clothes, styles, and statements made them trend-setters, while their growing social awareness saw their influence extend into the social and cultural revolutions of the 1960s. After the band broke up in 1970, all four members embarked on solo careers.

The Beatles are one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed bands in the history of popular music. The Beatles are the best-selling musical group in history. In the United Kingdom, The Beatles released more than 40 different singles, albums, and EPs that reached number one, earning more number one albums (15) than any other group in UK chart history. This commercial success was repeated in many other countries; their record company, EMI, estimated that by 1985 they had sold over one billion records worldwide.[1] According to the Recording Industry Association of America, The Beatles have sold more albums in the United States than any other band.[2] In 2004, Rolling Stone magazine ranked The Beatles number one on its list of 100 Greatest Rock & Roll Artists of All Time. According to that same magazine, The Beatles' innovative music and cultural impact helped define the 1960s, and their influence on pop culture is still evident today.

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