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    These Small Dogs Perfectly Describe The Tax Season Struggle

    An excuse to put tiny dogs in tiny sweaters.

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    Listen, we get it — doing your taxes isn’t fun! But you know what is? These lil’ pups! They totally understand your struggle, and lucky for you, they’re adoptable through the Best Friends Animal Society!

    1. When you’re counting down the days until your demise.

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    "I will not sit around or play fetch instead of doing my taxes, I swear!"

    *sits around and plays fetch instead of doing taxes*

    Gordo, a 1-year-old terrier mix

    2. When you set reminders but, you ignore ’em anyway…

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    *ignores said reminders*

    *goes back to licking rear*

    Sandy Cheeks, a 6-year-old Chihuahua

    3. ...because you're a ~bad dog~ and don't conform to social constructs.

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    "What's responsibility? I'm a dog. Woof woof."

    Good excuse. 😒

    Sandy Cheeks, a 6-year-old Chihuahua

    4. When you decide to do your taxes yourself...and quickly realize you have no clue what you’re even doing.

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    "Everything is trash. Also I can't read, really, I'm a dog."

    Chewy, a 6-year-old terrier mix

    5. Even the thought of hiring someone to do it for you is unnecessarily exhausting.

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    *prints out important forms for tax professional*

    *sticks head out of car window en route to tax professional*

    *forgets to bring important forms for tax professional*

    Papa, a 3-year-old terrier mix

    6. And the stress of it throws you into a deep existential crisis.

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    "Who am I?"

    "What's a tax?"

    "Where's my dinner?"

    Cindy Lou, a 9-year-old Chihuahua mix

    7. When you finally gather up enough courage to do them.

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    "OK, let me put my dog glasses on and see what's goin' on here..."

    Cindy Lou, a 9-year-old Chihuahua mix, and Kathy, an 11-year-old Pomeranian mix

    8. And stress-eat an entire pint of ice cream in the process.

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    "I'm a tax professional, here to help, and for treats. Mostly for treats."

    Walter, a 7-year-old Chihuahua mix

    9. But when you’re finally done, you feel like dancing…

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    "All set!"

    *chases tail endlessly*

    Walter, a 7-year-old Chihuahua mix and Courtney, a 4-year-old Chihuahua

    10. …because you can flaunt your tax return like the BO$$ you were meant to be.

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    *licks chops*

    Sir Pierre, a 9-year-old poodle mix

    Best Friends Animal Society is a national animal welfare organization that is determined to help save the lives of animals in shelters in the US.

    If you are interested in adopting a tax dog of your own, visit Best Friends Animal Society in Los Angeles!

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