A few things you may have missed this weekend while celebrating the life of Jesus’s pet bunny.
/May not be accurate. I never really paid attention in Sunday school.
Actor Nicholas Cage has successfully shaved $6 million off his debt to the IRS. Unfortunately, $7 million of unpaid taxes remain, meaning we’re likely to be subjected to several more awful, awful “National Secret” and “Ghost Rider” installments before he’s all squared away.
If you’ve ever wondered just how much money a one-hit-wonder musician can earn, the answer is “enough for Montell Jordan to owe $600,000 in federal taxes over a three-year period.”
If either Cage or Jordan want to flee to Monaco and stiff the IRS, they’d better do it soon. They may lose the opportunity if this law gets passed, and the government gains the ability to take your passport if you fail to pay your tax bill.
An interesting read on how tax deductions can take the sting out of overpaying for a baseball team that hasn’t won a thing in 25 years.
The video below would appear to be nothing more than us keeping with our little-kids-on-skis theme of the past few week, but to the contrary, it’s a reminder that there is no greater feeling in the world than overcoming fear and achieving something you didn’t think you were capable of.