October 15th was on Saturday which means today is the final filling deadline for 2015 1040s. And as the Wall Street Journal's Richard Rubin reminds us, that includes a certain presidential candidate:
If you're an accountant with a baby and you don't have one of these, your parenting is seriously questionable.
The IRS estimates that in 2016 American taxpayers will spend 8.9 billion hours preparing and filing taxes. To put that in perspective, 8.9 billion hours is 1,015,286 years or the amount of time it takes to play about three games of Monopoly.
A big part of politics, I think, is trolling. And, just like on the internet, it works!
Are you frustrated by Donald Trump's evasive attitude about releasing his tax returns?
Among all the music, fashion, art and psychedelic wonder at Coachella this year, was something slightly more banal: tax returns!
It's not clear whether or not these people were in cahoots or not but the Palmetto State Department of Revenue did arrest 11 Boeing employees yesterday for tax evasion:
This is quite a time to be alive, people.
<-- This H&R Block *does* look pretty sketch.