5 Ridiculously Absurd U.S. Tax Laws
Elderly Tax Exemption
In New Mexico, be sure to make it to 100 years. You won’t have to pay state income tax after that.
Don’t forget to pay taxes on those baby diapers. But if you buy adult diapers in the state of Connecticut, they’re tax free.
Hot Air Balloon Tax
In Kansas, you’re required to pay taxes on hot air balloon rides – or risk flying away. Balloons that are tethered are taxed. Those that roam free are not because they’re considered a legitimate form of transportation.
Fix your overbite now with clarinet lessons! Get a doc’s prescription and the music lessons can be deemed a medical expense by the IRS.
Avoid sliced bagels in New York City – it’s an extra 8 cents.