Oh, I suppose there would be job losses as the same 138 million returns, representing 50% of all Internal Revenue collections, prepared regularly over the course of a year could be handled by fewer accountants and staff than if prepared in just a few weeks. Not to mention all the government employees required to process them, to the extent any human sees them at all.
But think of the lives it would save.
A study found that deadly auto accidents increase on Tax Day.On the other hand, maybe we should all just stay home and forget about it. Okay, forget I said that because I don't want to get in any kind of trouble here. But I can't be expected to advise you to take your life into your hands, now can I?
Well, if you haven't already taken care of your taxes by now, you risk your life. So, good luck out there. I'll be under the covers.