The Fortnightly Delightfully Brief, Pithy And Wholly Idiosyncratic Newsletter - April 15, 2012, Volume 1, Edition 7


In This Issue:

• The Banana Republic

• The Tax Dance

• Step Right Up!

• Urgings

Excerpt from "The Banana Repulic"

Delightfully Brief

If you are American, April 15 is the annual income tax day. In America, the typical person works until April 15th each year simply to pay his taxes under likely the most grotesque set of state revenue laws ever devised. The American system is a voluntary system of payment. If one does not volunteer one goes to jail. The stories are legion of a domestic taxation case being given 50 tax preparers wherein 50 different answers come back to the part asking. Welcome to the World's Largest Banana Republic.

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