Three things in life are certain, to riff on an old saying: death, taxes – and efforts by some to avoid both.
Americans owe about $290 billion in back taxes, according to the Internal Revenue Service. The number, which dates back to 2001, is the most recent estimate available. It includes not just those who purposefully fudged their taxes, but also those who may have underreported their income by mistake or who are late on payments.
Judging by news in the gossip rags and elsewhere, a good...Full Story