Tax Day

Fewer Americans Now View Their Income Taxes as Fair

Fewer Americans Now View Their Income Taxes as Fair
This Tax Day, 55 percent of Americans regard the income taxes they have to pay as fair, the lowest percentage Gallup has measured since 2001.
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Republicans and Dems Come Together — to Keep IRS From Competing with TurboTax

Republicans and Dems Come Together — to Keep IRS From Competing with TurboTax
A House bill introduced earlier this year would bar the IRS from offering taxpayers software that would compete with programs like TurboTax. In March, Grover Norquist and others wrote a letter to members of Congress that urged them to support the bill — what they called a “pro-taxpayer, anti-IRS power grab legislation.”
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Corporate Tax Cheats on Tax Day: A Descent Into the Circles of Hell

Corporate Tax Cheats on Tax Day: A Descent Into the Circles of Hell
Navigation through the hellish forms of the Securities and Exchange Commission is fraught with anguish and pain and bewilderment, causing the visitor to beg for release from its devilish grasp, to shudder when recalling the sign at the entrance: "Abandon all hope, ye who enter here."
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Gay Couples Plan Post Office Protest: '25 Years Together, Still Filing Single'

Gay Couples Plan Post Office Protest: '25 Years Together, Still Filing Single'
Local chapters of Marriage Equality USA will participate in annual Tax Day Actions at local post offices around the country on April 15, holding signs like “25 Years Together, Still Filing Single,” “No Taxation with Discrimination” and “Tax Us the Same, Treat Us the Same.”
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Cartoons About Paying Those #$%&! Taxes

Cartoons About Paying Those #$%&! Taxes
Tax Day is less than two weeks away and, for many, this means finally getting around to finishing their taxes and writing out that check to Uncle Sam. Everyone hates paying taxes, but cartoonists despise them.
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