Tax Refunds

A few years ago Tennessee passed a law requiring you to pay taxes on illegal controlled substances. The law was ruled unconstitutional. Now it seems that a few thousand people may be owed tax refunds after paying their crack taxes. Ain’t America grand?

One Response to “Tax Refunds”

  1. Alpheus says:

    I’m guessing that this was ruled unconstitutional for the same reason that felons can’t be required to register their guns…that pesky 5th Amendment rule of “you can’t be forced to self-incriminate” :-).