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Old 02-09-2008, 11:25 AM   #1
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Yikes! Talk about taxes biting you in the a**. Is this how folks get themselves in a financial mess and have to finally file for bankruptcy?

Several months ago, he set up a payment plan with the IRS and the state of California. The taxes, penalties and interest come to $27,000.
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Old 02-09-2008, 12:18 PM   #2
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Yikes! Talk about taxes biting you in the a**. Is this how folks get themselves in a financial mess and have to finally file for bankruptcy?
Well, then, thank goodness he didn't win a lottery...

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