Somewhere along the line, about the time I bought a house of my own, I became intimidated by the process of filing taxes. It was much easier when I was not responsible for itemizing deductions and could whistle my way through the 1040EZ form. For the past few years I've paid someone to do the thinking and deducting for me.
This year I decided to give it a shot on my own. So tonight I sat down with my stack of unorganized tax documents and wound my way through the process with the help of an online tax program. Seventy minutes later I was finished. Now I have nothing to do but wait to see my refund appear in my bank account.
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