The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.
Why does a slight tax increase cost you two hundred dollars and a substantial tax cut save you thirty cents?
The legal right of a taxpayer to decrease the amount of what otherwise would be his taxes, or altogether to avoid them, by means which the law permits, cannot be doubted.
Taxation is the price which civilized communities pay for the opportunity of remaining civilized.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.