Archive for April 16, 2009

Late yesterday afternoon, as I passed one of the post office branches, I noticed a line of cars – all of which were waiting to turn in.

That seemed odd to me. I don’t recall ever having seen that many cars all trying to get into their parking lot all at once. Then it hit me. April 15th. Tax filing deadline. All of those folks had waited until the very last minute to mail their returns. Now they were scurrying to make sure that their returns were post-marked by midnight.

They weren’t the only ones scurrying about to meet a deadline.   (more…)