Where are the 2011 tax forms? It is mid-January and many forms, including the 1040 instruction book, are not available in Bemidji and probably not in most rural areas.
The IRS and Minnesota Department of Revenue would penalize us if we were late with tax payments ... but then being smarter than a fifth grader may not be a qualification to be a federal or state tax official. I forgot, the "holidays" are just over (two weeks ago).
If we were to take several long vacations like our elected officials (state and federal), we would not have a job. No wonder only eight percent of the USA population thinks that Congress is doing a good job.
Our federal and state elected officials must have the attitude "too big to fail." We elected them, so we can terminate them.