Tax time … don’t try this at home.

Posted by Nolan Miller on Apr 14, 2011

Filed Under (U.S. Fiscal Policy)

Last winter I saw this in the Wall Street Journal, and it got me thinking.  Apparently, the IRS can fine you $5000  just for annoying them.  Some people see this as an unconscionable extension of coercive government authority, but I see it as a real opportunity.  Let me identify the annoying people and choose the fines, and I’ll solve the budget crisis in no time!