Mexico’s decision to tax the Catholic Church, and good marketing by the beer industry, are the reasons you celebrate Cinco de Mayo.
[:21] Americans love to party, and Cinco de Mayo is a good excuse to do so.
[1:08] In 1862, Mexico could not pay its debts to France.
[2:22] Victory in a small battle against the French is why Cinco de Mayo was originally celebrated in Mexico.
[3:40] How did the beer industry encourage celebration of Cinco de Mayo in the United States?
[3:55] Mexico’s decision to tax the Catholic Church led to your Cinco de Mayo celebration.
[4:09] Call Financial Gravity when you’re ready to celebrate paying less in taxes.