Dead Horse Law

It seems the IRS is relying on a law passed in 1884 governing horses killed in the civil war to regulate people helping others file income tax returns in 2013. Note: the income tax was authorized by the 16th Amendment, passed in 1913. There is no way that an 1884 law could authorize regulation of income tax preparation.

This entry was published Wed Sep 25 19:26:25 CDT 2013 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2013-09-25 19:26:25.0. [Tweet]

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