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Happy Tax Day: The Original Income Tax Form 1040 Was Just Four Pages Long

Mark Perry posts this image of an original IRS 1040 form circa 1913: Perry explains that there were only four pages to the original 1040 form, including a page of instructions. Today? The instructions alone for the 1040 form today number 189 pages. And that’s without the form. More from Perry: Individual income tax rates [...]
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