“In this world,” wrote Ben Franklin, “nothing can be said to be certain except death and taxes.”

Today, April 15, as the filing deadline closes in, millions of Americans are frantically confronting that latter (and hopefully not former) inevitability.

Let’s be honest: paying taxes sucks. After all, that’s your hard-earned …read more

Source: The Lowdown

Now that You’ve Finished Your Taxes (Hopefully), See What They’ll Actually Pay For 17 April,2015Matthew Green

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Matthew Green

Matthew Green is a digital media producer for KQED News. He previously produced The Lowdown, KQED’s multimedia news education blog. Matthew's written for numerous Bay Area publications, including the Oakland Tribune and San Francisco Chronicle. He also taught journalism classes at Fremont High School in East Oakland.

Email: mgreen@kqed.org; Twitter: @MGreenKQED

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