Paid PostPosted on Feb 25, 201612 Reasons Why Taxes Maybe Aren't The Absolute Worst...Maybe?Taxes aren't everybody's favorite thing. But H&R Block's exceptional support and expertise can help take the misery out of filing them.by H&R Block CanadaBrand PublisherFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. We can all appreciate the fact that taxes happen to fund a ton of absolute essentials. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF NationalGuard / Creative Commons / Via youtube.com You know...like actual heroes. 2. Obviously, they keep our communities running... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Time lapses - creative commons / Creative Commons / Via youtube.com "It's lit." —taxes 3. ...and our faucets running too. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF The Sand Figs / Creative Commons / Via youtube.com 4. So while taxes may get a bum rap, it's possible they're not the bane of all mankind's existence. Political Graveyard (CC BY 2.0) / Via Flickr: politicalgraveyard Because, well: this quote 👆 5. They help provide a health care system that makes Americans jealous. Thinkstock You mad, U.S.? 6. For better or worse, they'll nudge you to be a little more organized about things in general. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Clean My Space / Creative Commons / Via youtube.com Your entire life probably warrants more than a single folder. 7. Economist Kaylie Tiessen got about as close to a mic drop as an economist gets when she said taxes are like the brussels sprouts of society. Shutterstock They're more like an acquired taste. 8. Plus, they can serve as a reminder of all the great stuff you managed to accomplish in the past year... Thinkstock 9. ...giving a bird's-eye view of any dough you raked in... Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF Jessicsa Lv / Creative Commons / Via youtube.com 10. ...and a chance to step back and take stock of your personal finances. Thinkstock "I spent how much on wine this year?" 11. They offer an opportunity to share personal information with Elections Canada, which keeps your voter registration up to date... Thinkstock 12. ...and an opportunity to make a wish list for all the stuff you'll buy with your refund. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF zfootage / Creative Commons / Via youtube.com Something practical, like a hoverboard. Taxes don't have to be so taxing. H&R Block's experts draw from more than 50 years of experience to help you quickly and confidently file on time.