Tagged: income tax

Someone is Posing as Me. How Scary is That?

Someone is Posing as Me. How Scary is That?

I never thought it could happen to me but it has. Someone is using my Social Security Number. I found out on Tuesday, when an AARP Tax Aide volunteer phoned to tell me the...

That Dreaded Time of Year is Approaching

That Dreaded Time of Year is Approaching

Those ominous slips of paper are arriving in my mail box, reminding me of the various crumbs of income I received in 2010. I don’t open them. I know what’s inside. I put them...

McCain, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny and the Midas Touch

McCain, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny and the Midas Touch

There is a lot of hogwash on the Internet about the benefits rich people bring to society. The theory, which is akin to alchemy, posits that the rich magically turn lead into gold by...