A Flatly Simple Plan - While a flat rate tax system would be somewhat simpler than the current "progressive" structure, there would still be a lot of games to play in arriving at the taxable income figure; so that would definitely leave plenty of work for us tax pros.
A new twist to your tax bill? - More on the idea of a national sales tax to replace the income tax.
Reship of Fools - People are falling for this new work at home scam. It's not surprising, considering how many people actually voted for John Kerry.
Dead end for rebates - While at first glance, sending property tax rebates to dead people seems like a typical government screw-up, I don't see it that way. A person's estate, and thus his heirs, is just as entitled to a refund of overpaid expenses as is a living person. When a person passes away, some of the assets left behind often include receivables that will be collected after death.