You are one of 50,000,000 Americans who must fill out an income tax return by March 15th : ... file yours early.

One of 388 posters in the series: American War Posters available on this site.

Description

Pictures of 1944 1040 form and 1944 withholding receipt (W-2 form) in between red and blue text.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Creation Information

United States. Dept. of the Treasury. 1944.

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This poster is part of the collection entitled: World War Poster Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 222 times . More information about this poster can be viewed below.

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Titles

  • Main Title: You are one of 50,000,000 Americans who must fill out an income tax return by March 15th : ... file yours early.
  • Alternate Title: You are one of 50,000,000 Americans who must fill out income tax return by Mar. 15th, file yours early
  • Series Title: American War Posters

Description

Pictures of 1944 1040 form and 1944 withholding receipt (W-2 form) in between red and blue text.

Physical Description

1 poster : col. ; 71 x 56 cm.

Notes

"Use your withholding receipt or Form 1040"

"You must file an income tax return if your income in 1944 was $500 or more."

"U.S. Government Printing Office : 1944-O-622152"

On verso: "Why this poster is important" with extended text.

Listed in 1945 Monthly Catalog, p. 219.

UNT Libraries have a second copy of this poster (Historical Collection no. Y2227; DB #410) and a related poster (Historical Collection no. Y2193 (1324)).

This poster in a different size (39.9" x 28.5") is listed in the GPO Monthly Catalog. A 28" x 22" size is listed in Checklist.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Database No. 231
  • Government Documents No.: T 22.41:IN 2/4
  • Call Number: Posters WW2 BIR 2
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc458

Collections

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World War Poster Collection

From World War I French victory figures to grim views of the Nazi regime, these posters demonstrate the power of words and images.

World War Two Collection

These materials focus on WWII and the immediate postwar period of the late 1940s. In addition to materials created during the time period, materials may include modern studies and commemorative works about the era.

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Creation Date

  • 1944

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 12, 2006, 8:23 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 8, 2015, 7:34 p.m.

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United States. Dept. of the Treasury. You are one of 50,000,000 Americans who must fill out an income tax return by March 15th : ... file yours early., poster, 1944; [Washington D.C.]. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc458/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.