Dear Crabby, Why Do We Pay Taxes?

Dear Crabby, I know we’re getting close to the deadline, but I just started getting my taxes ready to file. My son asked why adults have to file them and I told him we’d ask you since you know everything. So… why do we have to pay income taxes? Thanks! Tina Tariff Dear Ms. Tariff, My dad always said the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. And boy, do taxes sure feel like death sometimes. Especially if you end up having to pay—ouch! Hey, did you know taxes are actually … [Read more...]