TAX

FACTS

When you have been at this as long as we have, you learn some strange things

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The ancient Greeks
The ancient Greeks

revered the tax professional as the noblest man in society.

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Last year,
Last year,

nearly 80% ($46,533,000) of the tax returns received to date resulted in a tax refund to the taxpayer.

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In 1963,
In 1963,

the top individual tax rate was 91%. In 2005 the top individual rate is 35%. The top rate is now 39.6%

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Gone are the days
Gone are the days

of the long lines at the Post Office. Last year, 91% of returns were efiled.

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The average 2003 refund
The average 2003 refund

was $2,073 compared to $1,980 in 2002. Last year, the average refund was $3,053.

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The 1040EZ
The 1040EZ

has over 30 pages of instructions. And that’s supposed to be EZ?!

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Americas spends more
Americas spends more

dollars per capita on taxes than on food, clothing and shelter combined.

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It costs taxpayers
It costs taxpayers

39 cents for every $100 collected by the IRS.

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Direct deposit
Direct deposit

of your refund will result in getting your money 4-5 weeks sooner than a paper check.

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We know lots of interesting little facts that can make a big difference in your taxes!