I went to the post office and mailed in my check for $2,900 to the Federal government, covering what I owed for tax year 2005. I dated the check today, April 1, 2006. Who knows? Perhaps the IRS will think it’s an April Fool’s Day joke and refund my money.
Published by Jamie Todd Rubin
Jamie Todd Rubin writes fiction and nonfiction for a variety of publications including Analog, Clarkesworld, The Daily Beast, 99U, Daily Science Fiction, Lightspeed, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and several anthologies. He was featured in Lifehacker’s How I Work series. He has been blogging since 2005. By day, he manages software projects and occasionally writes code. He lives in Falls Church, Virginia with his wife and three children. Find him on Twitter at @jamietr. View more posts