tax gatherer

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Robin Hood makes clear to Prince John the taxpayers' troubles when the two first meet in the Great Hall of Nottingham castle: ``We Saxons have little to fatten on by the time your tax gatherers are through.
With a federal tax bracket nudging 40 percent -- plus additions for state and local taxes -- the pressure will be on for investors to protect income from the tax gatherers.
July, always a bumper month for the tax gatherers, turned out better than anyone thought it could.
As the good news spreads this holiday week-end, unaccustomed cheers for our tax gatherers should mingle with those for Elizabeth II.