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The Huffington Post – Richard (RJ) Eskow – Happy 151st Birthday, Federal Income Tax! – 6 August 2012

Yesterday I got an email for the President’s birthday inviting me to sign an e-card (and no doubt asking for contributions, too.) The subject line, “Big Birthday,” could have been about another landmark: Today, August 5, the Federal income tax turned 151 years old.

Now that’s a big birthday. Bring out the balloons and party hats. Continue reading