The Ides of April (Tax Day)

from by The Hopper Brothers

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Nobody likes paying taxes. So we just pretend it's Uncle Sam's Bar Mitzvah every year. Takes a bit of the sting out of it.

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I! R! S! I! R! S! I! R! S! I! R! S!

Steppin’ out da office of my C.P.A.
Didn’t get my refund gots to pay today.

Obamanomic Reaganomic
Voodoo Economic
Can’t tax the income on my homemade hydroponic

I’m deducting like crazy and I don’t regret it.
Writing off my babies with that Earned Income Credit.
Epidemic hypertension, nobody relaxes,
Cause the only thing that’s certain is death and taxes!

I! R! S! I! R! S! I! R! S! I! R! S!

Sold my Benz bought a Chevy sold my house bought a shack.
Selling dimes, steady overtime to make up what I lack.

Got the dollars and cents
To pay your expense
Accounts, not an ounce
But pounds and pence

Cause if you thought they bought it, they caught it by audit.

To tha playas, the haters,
And all the tax evaders:
Don’t wait later
Than the due date or
You’re a chump procrastinator.

Willie Nelson!

I! R! S! I! R! S! I! R! S! I! R! S!

credits

from The Hoppers' Holiday Classics, released April 28, 2013
Benn-E Hip-Hopper: rap talk guy
mAr-10 Hip-Hopper: rap talk guy
DJMC: responsible for phat beats, yo

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The Hopper Brothers Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hey, folks!We're Benny & Martin Hopper, The Hopper Brothers: Family Friendly Fun for Fun With Your Family and Friends! We grew up in Glenside, PA under the watchful glass-eye of our Grandma. We like music, birds, bums and little wooden models that you glue together. Once Benny swallowed a quarter. Also, Martin started a Fish Hospital (a hospital for fish), but no fish sought treatment. ... more

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