Those of you working on your taxes might find this useful: Kleinrock’s Total Tax Guide .
Michael Edwards of Mediachest emailed me to respond to what I wrote about that site . I’d written that the site sounded like an interesting way to make borrowing easier and more efficient (and thus remove some more things from the realm of economic, taxable exchange), but also that I suspected that the site would be used for collecting intelligence about people for marketing and other purposes. Here’s what Michael Edwards says:
I hope this doesn’t come across as a rant, but I just want to assure everyone that we take data privacy extremely seriously both as a company and on a personal level as well.
The Tax Protester Anti-Blog keeps a running tab of not-quite-clever-enough fringe tax protester legal theories as they get shot down in court. If you’re ever tempted to declare yourself a sovereign citizen or take a “slavery reparations tax credit” or some such — spend some time here first and learn from the mistakes of others.