This weekend’s Bottom Line column:
The only thing worse than taxes owed is taxes owed that you can’t afford to pay.
Gina Sullivan, who says her unemployed husband and two teenage boys were living paycheck-to-paycheck this summer in Enfield, made only token payments on her back taxes but not enough to satisfy the state.
Guess who won this tug-o’-taxes? The state, of course, with an emphatic liquidation in mid-August of two family bank accounts.