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October's #DMATaxFacts

by DMA Staff | Oct 29, 2015

Did you know, that some countries tax for cow flatulence? As crazy as that sounds, it is true. For example, Denmark taxes $110 per cow and Ireland sits at $18 per.

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Did you know that in 1795, the English put an annual tax on a person that used aromatic powders for wigs? The Royal Family and select other positions were exempt of course. This tax led to a steep decline in wig usage.


Did you know that some cities impose a tax on entertainers and athletes dubbed the "Jock Tax"? Any money earned while that person is in the city is subject to the Jock Tax.


If you've been on Twitter today (October 20, 2015), one of the trending hashtags was #ScaryStoryin5Words. Here is our entry. And if you aren't prepared for an audit, please visit our website. We can help prepare and defend your company.

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