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Old 03-22-08, 09:27 AM   #1
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What do you plan to do with your tax rebate?

Starting in May, the Internal Revenue Service will be delivering tax rebate checks for qualified individuals. Do you have any plans for yours? Saving it? Spending spree as Best Buy?
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I am purchasing a new refrigerator and if we have money left a new grill or toss the remaining amount in savings.
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Spending spree at Best Buy?
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With the amount i am getting back, not sure what i can do with it
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Old 03-22-08, 09:37 AM   #5
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With the amount i am getting back, not sure what i can do with it
Buy a pizza, restaurants can use the business.
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Old 03-22-08, 09:40 AM   #6
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It will help finance that years underpayment. Much prefer to spend it on bike stuff. I did compensate myself for being the tax preparer by buying a new helmet.
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I'm tempted to save it all. Only thing is, that kind of defeats the purpose of this tax rebate. So in the interest of being a patriot, I may have to spend some time on NewEgg . If I invested the money in my mutual funds, wouldn't that help the economy as well?
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Old 03-22-08, 10:24 AM   #8
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Starting in May, the Internal Revenue Service will be delivering tax rebate checks for qualified individuals. Do you have any plans for yours? Saving it? Spending spree as Best Buy?
Not even if they are the last "electronic" store around. NEVER!!! I WILL NEVER SHOP AT A BEST BUY!! NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER NEVER!!!! MUAHAHAHAHAHAH!!!!! YOU WON"T MAKE ME AND YOU CAN"T MAKE ME!!!! MWAHAHAHAH!!!!

















Besides, my tax return will be something like $20. lets see......hmmmm................ I could get a fan for my future computer build. yeah. I think I'll just spend mine on lunches.
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Old 03-22-08, 10:32 AM   #9
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I'll hand it over to my CFO (wife).
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rent, tuition, books, food...won't get me very much though.
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Save it till I find good use for it.
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Another Crosscheck perhaps.......?
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First, I'll believe it when I see it...

Second, it's going towards studio lights and/or lenses. Investing in my work!
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Save it till I find good use for it.
Do you even file for taxes ?

I plan to either buy a 3G iphone (if and when it comes out) or buy a laptop.
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I will stare in shock at the check, pondering the folly of pushing the federal deficit another $114 billion in to the red, then put in the bank.
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Old 03-22-08, 12:03 PM   #17
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I will stare in shock at the check, pondering the folly of pushing the federal deficit another $114 billion in to the red, then put in the bank.
You sound like your a hard core conservative
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Old 03-22-08, 12:08 PM   #18
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You sound like your a hard core conservative
i am a hard core conservative who will get to pay for it
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I'm going to put it in savings...all of it.
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I should spend it on a car rental and a hotel room somewhere just to get out of Austin for a weekend.
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Old 03-22-08, 12:31 PM   #22
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I think we spent ours--or was it the regular tax refund? Anyhow, two new bikes (Pilot and Specialized Allez Elite); and probably new struts for my car in a week or two.
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You sound like your a hard core conservative
I am not a hard core conservative, but I will stare in shock at the check, pondering the folly of pushing the federal deficit another $114 billion in to the red, put $300 in savings, $200 as an extra payment towards my student loans, and $100 towards a B&M IQ Fly generator light. It's an LED model and way brighter than what I currently have. My bike is my car and so I do not consider brighter lights to be a frivolous purchase.
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