Tag Archives: death and taxes
Posted on 11. Jan, 2012 by admin.
So now that the Death and Taxes poster is being sold by Amazon, there is really no way to get multiples or bulk discounts. So Seth Godin gave me the idea to use kick starter. Here is the link. If it gets funded I can get the poster out at some incredibly low prices. http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1071796535/death-and-taxes-2012-multiples-and-bulk/ […]
Posted on 22. Apr, 2010 by admin.
Another year, another huge and detailed visual record of the federal government. Death & Taxes has officially been released, and it has its own domain. http://www.DeathandTaxesPoster.com I created its own domain to keep it simple and since its my flagship product, it deserved a flagship site. I hope you like it. There are some cool […]
Posted on 02. Dec, 2009 by admin.
I wouldn’t be a responsible online retailer if I didn’t offer some sweet deals for the holidays. So here is the run down. The first 5 people to retweet the following will get a free Death and Taxes:2010 poster or a free 389 Years Ago offset. Free poster, free shipping, 100% easy as pie. WallStats.com […]
Posted on 16. Jun, 2009 by admin.
So the data collection and processing part of the project is finished. I decided to post up the data that I will be using so peope can read it, check it, or do whatever they like. I will pretty much be importing into the poster as is, though I still need to add a bunch […]
Posted on 04. Jun, 2009 by admin.
First of all, thank you for your input on the previous design/data dilema. I feel confident I made the right choice for Death and Taxes 2010. Now another data/design issue is before you. In the previous dilemma, I had to figure out a way to account for the Stimulus funding since it was inseparable from […]
Posted on 25. May, 2009 by admin.
So one of the first issues to arise in creating the Death and Taxes poster for 2010 is that of percentages. Normally, for all the data points I list the Agency/Program name, followed by the dollar amount, then the percentage change from last year. However this year it’s a bit tricky because all of the […]
Posted on 15. May, 2009 by admin.
So the Obama’s administration released their full budget numbers last friday through the OMB. This information which is thousands of pages long contains all the spending estimated for the federal goverment for 2010. Usually this data is released the first Monday in February, but due to a new administration and recent economic activity, it has […]
Posted on 04. May, 2008 by admin.
On April 15th, Tax Day, I, Jess Bachman, appeared on the Martha Stewart Show. It was an odd segment for her show which typically deals with crafts, gardening and cooking. Indeed I was in between Elizabeth Vargas who was cooking prosciutto and peas, and eco-friendly gardening. The experience was great in which I detail below, […]