Friday, July 31, 2009

Friday’s Tax Quote – July 31, 2009

Today’s quote comes from Bruce the Tax Guy over at the quality tax law blog

"There’s nothing wrong with the younger generation that becoming taxpayers won’t cure."

- Dan Bennett

Back in November 2008, Bruce compiled an anthology of tax quotes that you can read by clicking here.

Friday, July 24, 2009

Friday's Tax Quote - July 24, 2009

"Crime had to be committed before liability for the imposition [of disputed levy on illegal liquor] arose. Taxes are not so conditioned."

- Pierce Butler

Friday, July 17, 2009

Friday's Tax Quote - July 17, 2009

"When I was young, I was taught the story of Jesus and the taxman. The point was that Jesus was good to everyone; so much so that he would even eat with the taxman. The story tells a lot about being good, but it also tells a lot about historical perceptions of the tax collector."

- Christopher Bergin

Friday, July 10, 2009

Friday's Tax Quote - July 10, 2009

"The marvel of all history is the patience with which men and women submit to burdens unnecessarily laid upon them by their governments."

- William E. Borah