Limerick in Celebration of Helvering’s Birthday – January 10th

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By Farley P. Katz

There once was a guy named Helvering

Who cared about one little thing

That thing was the tax

And here are the facts

It works but it feels like a sting

 

 

A special thanks to Rachael Rubenstein of Strasburger (and former PT guest poster) for sharing the above limerick authored by her co-worker Farley P. Katz, who has been celebrating the birthday of former Commissioner of Internal Revenue Guy T. Helvering for decades in unique ways.

Comments

  1. Bob Kamman says:

    Let’s not forget that the first Commissioner’s birthday is coming up on January 28.

    There once was a guy named George Boutwell
    Collecting a tax not thought out well.
    So he told Mr. Lincoln,
    “Levies on income are stinkin’
    and must be repealed, no doubt. Well?”

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