Dear 100 Hour Board,
What are taxes and how do I pay them?
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1) Money you voluntarily forfeit as monetary consideration for the social contract. Or, alternately, theft by the government. (Depending on the particular tax and/or your political views.)
2) Yeah, you need more involved advice than we can give you. Consider contacting VITA or a tax professional or accountant.