Monday, January 13, 2020

No rush, exactly, but soon.

IRS to Open Tax Season Jan. 27, 2020 - CPA Practice Advisor
“The IRS encourages everyone to consider filing electronically and choosing direct deposit,” Rettig said. “It’s fast, accurate and the best way to get your refund as quickly as possible.”
I don't know about accurate. I filed my 2017 return electronically and the IRS still managed to screw it up. But take comfort:
“As we enter the filing season, taxpayers should know that the dedicated workforce of the IRS stands ready to help,” said IRS Commissioner Chuck Rettig.

Monday, December 30, 2019

Saturday, December 14, 2019

Alas, its gone.

The Guardian | The pedants’ pedant: why the Apostrophe Protection Society has closed in disgust :

Name: The Apostrophe Protection Society. 
Age: 18. 
Appearance: Hands in the air, white flag clutched in its fingers. 
What’s happened? After a long and brave battle against apostrophe abuse and other common English usage errors, the APS has disbanded.

Friday, December 13, 2019

Looks like a road trip to me



How about a visit to Cincinnati by way of Missoula? Duluth tied for 22nd on the list but I didn't see Des Moines listed at all. (That's okay, we'll probably need a rest stop by then.)

See the whole article here.

Circlevill OH not really in the news

Just in the picture...