The Beatles Meet the Taxman

If you celebrate tax day like me — by whispering over and over again the dollar amount that you had to mail in while Google searching “how to fake your own death” — you could probably use a lighthearted little break in the day. So here’s a cartoon featuring the Beatles’ encounter with the taxman, including their song “Taxman,” where they celebrate Britain’s at-the-time 95% marginal rate (“There’s one for you, nineteen for me”):

For younger readers, the Beatles were a rock’n’roll musical combo who were once so famous they got their own cartoon show. Top that, Kanye!

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