A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006.

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Entry from April 11, 2017
“Taxes grow without rain”

"Taxes grow without rain” is a tax saying on unknown authorship. The saying was printed in Newsday (Long Island, NY) in 1978, when it was credited to the Treasury of Jewish Quotations.


17 April 1978, Newsday (Long Island, NY), “Deep in the Heart of Taxes” compiled by Edward S. Walsh, pg. 45:
Taxes grow without rain.
-- Treasury of Jewish Quotations

13 April 1980, Indianapolis (IN) Star, “Familiar Tax Statements” by Dan Carlinsky, Star Magazine, pg. 16, col. 2:
“Taxes grow without rain.”
Jewish proverb

Google Books
The Truth About Money
3rd Edition

By Ric Edelman
New York, NY: HarperBusiness
2004
Pg. 81:
“Taxes grow without rain.” —Jewish proverb

Facebook
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April 15, 2011 ·
“Taxes Grow without rain.” Jewish Proverb

Google Books
Forbes Book of Quotations:
10,000 Thoughts on the Business of Life

Edited by Ted Goodman
New York, NY: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
2016
Pg. ?:
Taxes grow without rain.
Jewish proverb

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ezTaxReturn‏
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“Taxes grow without rain.” - Jewish Proverb
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8:15 AM - 11 Apr 2017

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityGovernment/Law/Politics/Military • Tuesday, April 11, 2017 • Permalink