Tax Protester Cindy Sheehan Exploits Son’s Death to Avoid Paying Taxes

“Bush’s main goal is to kill as many servicemen as possible.” – Cindy Sheehan –  “My son was killed in 2004. I am not paying my taxes for 2004. You killed my son, George Bush,…

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Tax Scam Promoter Gets 7 Years

Sharon D. Kukhahn, 62, of Tacoma, Wash., was sentenced Wednesday in a federal court in Tacoma, Washington to seven years in jail, three years of supervised release, and $856,681 in restitution after being convicted of…

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Hambone Says Taxes are Illegal

From time to time I peruse the myriad videos on YouTube of tax protesters making preposterous arguments as to why the federal income tax is illegal. After all, I am human and not above gawking at a freak…

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Tax Protesters Tilt at Windmills: Title 26 Was Never Enacted Therefore the IRS Lacks the Authority to Collect Taxes

I have been harangued recently by a couple of my readers about a very old tax protester argument that they claim has never been refuted. Reader Chad – we’ll call him Don Quixote – frames the argument thusly:…

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A Tax Sucker Born Every Minute

Joe Kristan gives us the scoop on another case of absurd tax protester shenanigans (emphasis is mine): A pair of “professional astrologers” in California was enjoined last week from setting up sham trusts to conceal taxable…

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