David Letterman has produced a Top 10 list nightly for years. Every year, around tax time, there’s one devoted to federal income taxes and the Internal Revenue Service. This year’s tax list aired on Thursday, April 14, 2011. I like it, because area accountants were brought in to read each item. There are several repeat accountants from the last two years. Richard Cohen (“Women want me, men want to be me.”), who usually bats clean up, was noticeably absent. Doug Cohen did a great job filling in as his replacement. [Thanks to Kay Bell of Don’t Mess With Taxes for the tip.]
My all time favorites is “Women want me …” from 2009:
There have been other taxing Top 10 lists over the years. From several years ago, here’s “1040, Good Buddy.”
And just for the record, here’s 2010:
Keep up the good work, Dave.
Have a happy April 18th!
Debit and credit – – David Albrecht