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Subject:  12 Year Old State Tax Bill Date:  4/14/2013  4:52 AM
Author:  gentility Number:  118416 of 123001

Hello Good Fools!

I know this is a very busy time for tax professionals, so I hope this post doesn't get overlooked.

I just received 'Balance Due Notice', from the State of California, for $890.00. $461 of the $890 is penalty, interest, and collection fees.

I'm dumbfounded, as I've always filed my taxes. I moved from California to New York at the end of 2001, so I haven't filed in that state since then. I moved from New York to Wisconsin in 2005 and have always filed state income taxes. I've moved so many times, that most of my paperwork that is more than 7 or 8 years old is archived between storage in New York and here (WI). They gave me two weeks to pay this bill, and I may hav