THE MICHIGAN DAILY
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 29, 1948
Short-Form Relieves Student Taxpayer
EDITORS o inTrretativearticlsavailable at the Washtenaw Coun- If you fall into either the first or
the mysteries of income tax pay- ty Collector of Internal Revenue second bracket, follow the short-
mts.) Office, 207 First National Bank
form directions carefully. Remem-
By CRAIG WILSON Turig Main Sjthat you are filing for the calendar
students who did not pay 20 Prospective users of the short- year 1947 and no other period.
cent of their wages to the gov- form fall into three groups: Exemptions
inent during 1947 are going 1. Those earning more than $550 Under "Your Exemptions" list:
dig deep into their pockets be- who file and pay (unless they es- 1. Yourself.
e March 15-the income tax cape on depdents). 2. Those in the 2. Your husband or wife if he or
adline. twilight zone between $500 and she had no income for 1947 or
Che short-form return (1040) $550 who must file but pay no tax.-i you intend to file this state-
I reveal the terrible toll in dol- 3. Those whose earnings did not ment as a 'joint return.' This
s each campus taxpayer loses. reach $500-they don't have to lumps the earnings and deductions
ies of the four-page form are file or pay.
of husband and wife on one form
cutting time spent in half.)
3. Other dependents - persons
who earned less than $500 during
1947 and received half of their
support from you. These include:
son, daughter, descendents there-
of, step sons and daughters, sons
and daughters-in-law, father, or
mother or an ancestor of either.
MASON-Eagle #n The Sky . . ........ . . ....... . .....3.00 Other acceptable dependents
are: stepfather or mother, fathers
HARVIN-The Stubborn Wood ...................3.00 and mothers-in-law, brother, sis-
DAVIS-The Years of the Pilgrimage.. . ... . ........3.00 ter, step-brothers and sisters, half-
MARCUS-Straw To Make Brick . . ... . . . ... . . .,. .....3.00 brothers and sisters, and brothers
DUNN-East of Fifth ................ . ............2.75 Not Acceptable
RICHARDS-The Last Billionaire .. . . . . . .. . . . . . ... . 3.75 Verboten are dependents that
PEALE-A Guide to Confident Living .......... . ...2.75 are not residents of the United
FARLEY-Jim Farley's Story ........ . . .. . . ...... . 3.50 States, but legally adopted rela-
LAMB-The March of Muscovy ..... . .. . . . . . . ..... 375tives and aunts, uncles, nieces and
nephews by blood all count.
VAIN DORE-The Great Rehearsal ......... . .... .3.75Dontcamnyrlivwh
Do not claim any relative who
files a return of their own, such
as husbands claiming dependency
gERBEMKBoboKSTRE for wife who has filedseparately.
This would result in three exemp-
1216 So. University Ave. Ann Arbor, Mich, tions where two exist and nasty
frowns on the faces of Revenue
Students whose incomes are
wholly from salaries, wages, divi-
dends and interest are all done
when they complete filling out
page one. If your income came
D o you M ISS- from other sources, you will have
to suffer through page two.
Mother's Cooking F sheet over and fill in
Schedule A-Income from annu-
ities or pensions; B-Income from
rents and royalties; C-Profit (or
loss) from business or profession;
My Mom cooks two wholesome meals every day (farmers get form 1040F) D-
for me. I will share these meals with your for 65c. chan d losses from sales or ex -
Sunday Special T-Bone Steak 1.35 Income from partnerships, estates
and trusts; and F and G-explain-
Open 5 P.M.* ing the other schedules.
Mon.: Pork B.B.Q.-Porcupine Balls From the tax table on page four
Tues.: Chop S S h Rice of form 1040, locate the amount
Tes.: Chnp Suey-panish Rce you pay, according to the income
Wed.: Tuna Saacd-Escaloped Potatoes and Ham you have listed and the number of
Thurs.: Beef Stew-Salisbury Steak dependents claimed.
Fri.: Egg Salad-Spaghetti, and Meat Sauce Mail your return with a check,
Sat.: Goulash money order or postal note, to:
The Collector of Internal Revenue,
$5.50 Meal Tickets $5.00 Federal Building, Detroit, before
Next: Can you make deduc-
ON -A L G RLL tions totaling more than 10 per
cent of your salary? Then file
3 short blocks from the campus the Long Form.
Out of House
During the past three weeks
students have turned plumber,
electrician, house-painter, and
cabinet-maker at Michigan Cop-
erative House, in an intensified
effort to convert their new ramb-
ling three-story house into a proxy
home for the fifty men that live or
Before the intense "work holi-
day" started, the house manager
prepared lists of the jobs that
needed to be done-everything
from hauling away trash to build-
ing cupboards to laying cement.
Members then signed up for the
work, mutually agreeing on a
deadline for all major projects.
Angelo Menoni, house president,
now says that the last of the work
is done, and, as a gesture of cele-
bration, the men are holding an
open house for neighbors, faculty,
students, and friends this after-
If previous investigations are
FINE ARTS DISPLAY:
Photographs of New Russian
Sculpture Will BeExhibited
A glimpse behlin d the "iron cur- According to Carl D. Sheppard
tain" will be cifered to the Lni- of the fine arts department, who
versity in an exhibit, of photo- with Mrs. Lila Pargment of the
graphic panels of Russian sculp- Russian department is in charge
ture to be sh'wn from Monday of the exhibit. the collection is an
through Saturday in the West excellent summary of contempor-
Gallery of the lackham Building, ary Russian sculpture.
The exhibit, organized by the The exhibit is intendea to sup-
Committee for Cultural Relations plement the new coordinated pro-
with Foreign Countries, a Soviet gram of Rusian studies. Sheppard
government institution, is spon- added that the fine arts depart-
sored here on campus by the Rus- ment will offer a course in Russian
sian and fine arts departments. art next year.
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AVC's DE EGATES-Bess Hayes and Jack Elliott, shown
above, arc attending the National Veterans' Housing Conference in
Washington. They have joined a nation wide lobby to press for the
passage of the Tart Ellender-Wagner housing bill.
with MARY STEIN
HAS RAVE REVIEWS
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WHRV's coverage of the Iow
game Monday (7:30 p.m.) will 1
as part of a special "basketbal
network of seven midwest station
including two Iowa ones. Joh
Rich and John Carroll will be
WHRV's mikes during the gam
and Tate Cummings of WM'
Cedar Rapids, will also be c
3:00 p.m. WJR-N. Y. Philha
monic, with Yehudi Ment
7:00 p.m. WWJ-Jack Benny.
8:00 p.m. WHRV-Detroit" Syn
10:00 p.m. All networks-Pres.
Truman opens Red Cross
10:45 p.m. WHRV-Michigan
Radio Workshop, "The
10:00 a.m. WWJ-Fred Waring
7:30 p.m. WPAG-FM and
WHRV-Michigan vs. Iow
8:30 p.m. WHRV-Town Meet
9:30 p.m. WWJ-Fibber McGe
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10:00 p.m. WHRV-Bing Crosb
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7:30 p.m. WHRV-Henry Mor
9:00 p.m. WJR-Dick Haymes
7:55 p.m. WPAG-FM-Hockey,
"U" vs. Mich. Tech.
9:30 p.m. CKLW-Information
2:00 p.m. WHRV-Metropolita
Opera, "Tannhauser," Mel
chior, Traubel, Janssen.
va 6:15 p.m. WHRV-Michigan valid, guests will be shown the
be Journal of the Air. painted, slip-covered living room
e" ythe new triple sinks and cupboard,
S6:30 p.m. WWJ-NBC Sym- in the kitchen, and the immacu-
n late grounds by a group of ver,
at 7:30 p.m. WPAG-FM and proud and happy students, whos(
e} WHRV--"U" vs. Mich. only comment on the whole pro-
T State. ject is, "Of course we could do it.'
- Concentration Meetings
Nine depai -.ments of the literary college will hold concentration
discussion meetings this week, March 3-5.
n- The conferEnces have been planned for sophomores and fresh-
men seeking as2 stance in choosing a field of concentration. Speak-
ers will attempt to make clear the nature and scope of a depart-
mental ar, a of study, its relation to a liberal education and its pro-
fessional or vocational significance.
The program for this week follows:
Wednesday, Mr rch 3-Classical and Modern European Languages--
4:15 p.m., 25 A.H.%
Prof. F. 0.5 A. ley: The place of classics in a liberal education.
Prof. O. M. Fearl: Various fields of research open to people fam-
iliar with the classics.
a. Prof. Otto Gaf: Values in the studies of modern foreign lan-
Wedniesd ty, M1r4 1r b3-Geology and Mineralogy-4:15 p.m., Terrace
e Room, Union.
Prof. K. K. Landes: Preparation for concentration in geology.
- Prof. J. T. Wilsor: Preparation for training in geo-physics.
Prof. C. B Slawson: Concentration in Mineralogy.
Thursday, March 4-Fine Arts and Music-4:15 p.m., 231 A.H.
ry Prof. G.H. Fcrsyth: Educational values and vocational opportun-
ities in fine crts.
Prof. Carl 1). lheppard: Programs of concentration in the fine
Dean Earl V. Moore: Professional and non-professional aspects of
Thursday, March 4-Zoology and Botany-4:15 p.m., 25 A.H.
Prof. A. F. S'htll: Zoology as a field of concentration.
t, Prof. K. L. Jones: The nature and scope of botany and its place
in a liberal education.
n Prof. W. C Stiere: Professional and vocational opportunities in
Friday, March 5--Economics-4:15 p.m., 231 A.H.
Prof. W. B. Palmer: Economics as a field of concentration.
Prof. Z. Clark Dickinson: Vocational outlook for students in
Prof. Margaret Elliott Tracy: Concentration in economics for
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room apartment or house, furnished
or unfurnished, about Sept. 1, 1948.
Will pay up to $100 per month. Please
write immediately to W. A. Erickson,
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3 or 4 BEDROOM furnished house by
May 1 or 15. Call Northville 322 col-
EXCHANGE TENANCIES - Wanted
apartment or flat in Detroit in ex-
change for 3% room apartment (no
children) near campus in Ann Arbor.
Call Ve 6-2255, Detroit. )35
FOR SALE - Radio. Brewster Table
Model. 5-Tube. Practically new. $22.50.
Call 4736 after 6 p.m. )63
ALL COLOR CANARIES. Males and
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BINOCULARS: 7x50 German make.
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AM GIVING UP APARTMENT: have
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.22 cal. Model HD Hi Standard semi-
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GAS BURNER for furnace with right
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JOB WANTED: Girl student wants
job for Tuesday and Thursday. Call
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WANTED-An apartment for next Sept.
If you can give me any help, please
write Box 61, Michigan Daily. )11
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