In the US, April starts with April Fool's Day and about two weeks later, Income Tax Day. Which begs the question, are you a fool if you wait until April to file your taxes? Not in 2017, because you can file after April 15 and still be on time.
I have children. Lots of children. Lots of children that go to school. That is why I approach this time of year with fear and trembling as I brace for the annual school supply purchase. It would sure be nice if the state of Colorado could make life a tiny bit easier for all of us that face this challenge.