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Friday, February 1, 2013

Hartford Pic Of The Week: It's Tax Season

Hartfordites have no excuses for being late on their taxes as dancing Statue of Liberties serve as a reminder for months.


  1. The guy on Farmington Avenue is especially animated. He's got some sweet moves.

  2. Here's an interesting fact about Hartford and taxes. You know how the law stipulates that we receive our W-2 from our employer by Jan 31? Well Hartford Public School staff received this message on Jan 31 @ 1:45 pm. "Employee W-2 forms will be available for pick up in the Payroll Office today January 31 between the hours of 2:30 and 3:45.". That's about two or three thousand people that would have had to go downtown during a one hour window to try to find parking and pick up their W-2 form. How's that for a clusterf**k?

  3. If they were carrying Bibles, and holding scripture signs people would be complaining