Married With Taxes

tax       2000-07-26 
Like millions of other married couples, when my wife and I stood before our families and friends, we pledged to be true to each other in good times and bad, for better and for worse and for richer and for poorer. Yet as the times got better and we got richer, the federal government made us poorer - at least poorer than we would have been if we'd continued to live in sin.