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Income Tax Sappy (1954)

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Tax cheats Moe, Larry and Shemp decide they're so good at cheating the government, that they start a business as crooked tax advisors. They become rich, but an undercover agent from the IRS... See full summary »

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Margie Liszt ...
Sis
Benny Rubin ...
Mr. Cash
Nanette Bordeaux ...
Mrs. Cash
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Tax cheats Moe, Larry and Shemp decide they're so good at cheating the government, that they start a business as crooked tax advisors. They become rich, but an undercover agent from the IRS gets the goods on them, and its off to jail for the stooges. Written by Mitch Shapiro <mshapiro@a.crl.com>

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4 February 1954 (USA)  »

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Tax Saps  »

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While Larry's thinking aloud how to avoid his taxes, he slices the loaf of bread diagonally in one direction. Yet when the bread is fully cut and he stretches it out like an accordion, it is cut in the opposite direction, revealing the substitution by the prop rubber loaf. See more »

Quotes

Moe: You nitwit! You ruined my trophy! Now help me pick up the pieces so I can repair it.
Shemp: [holding up a piece] Here's a nice big piece.
Moe: Let me have it.
Shemp: With pleasure.
[Shemp bonks Moe on the head]
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Only one short better than this one!
14 September 2001 | by See all my reviews

The only Three Stooges short I like better than INCOME TAX SAPPY is HEAVENLY DAZE. INCOME TAX SAPPY is my second favorite of all Three Stooges shorts. The plot is funny and not all about income taxes. I love this short! The only part that I didn't like, which was kind of gross, as a scene where Larry has a zipper on his stomach. But otherwise a VERY enjoyable short. The funniest part is when the stooges run into the kitchen and throw a pie at the IRS agents.

**** out of 4 stars.


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