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1040 Blues
Robert Cray Lyrics


Worried, you betcha
Discouraged, I don't know
Every time I see a 1040
Out of my pocket it goes

Ow, I hate taxes

I work hard for my money
Every April you take it all away
Don't you know I work hard for my money
Every day, people
You take it all away from me

Ow, ow, I hate taxes

Taxes gonna break my back, I swear
Don't you know I pay a lot more than my share?
I hate taxes

Can't have any fun anymore
Gotta make plans for everything now
Gotta plan for every thing I do, people
Can't go out and have a real good time
Now I've gotta worry about everything
That my little money can buy

Oh, ow, I hate taxes

Taxes gonna break my back, I swear
Don't you know I paid a lot more than my share?
I hate taxes

You know I'm thinkin' about movin' somewhere else
But I can't because I love America too much
Especially California, yeah
I guess I'm gonna have to pay these taxes
If I'm gonna live here, oh

Lyrics © Kobalt Music Publishing Ltd.
Written by: ROBERT WILLIAM CRAY

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Thiago Brito de Lima

That's all about how warmy a Fender Stratorcaster is. Great song.

g mat

Killer track but i HATE taxes. $1800 this year. Like RC i love Cali but if i could split i'd be gone.

DD F

Great music!!!!

jjohnston94

"I hate taxes" - what a deep, insightful line. Surely RC is a poet. ;o)

talkinglens

I can totally relate to this song!!! Nicely played!

Adrian Cooke

My favourite Robert Cray song (second favourite: "Sonny")

Adrian Cooke

12 people love taxes

Leti Perego

Is that a weird coincidence that in italy "1040" is the tribute code used to pay witholding tax?

Big-J

3:45 I love America too much

omar sarr

WOW!

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