In celebration of the life’s work of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on
the day named in his honor, we reached out to our tax professionals coast to
coast – a group of individuals as diverse as our country, who live and work
right in your community – and asked them to share their thoughts. Some of our
"[Dr. King] made me want
better for myself, because I am equal to everyone else - not beneath or better,
but EQUAL. So I feel that I am capable of doing anything I set my mind to do.
Everyone should have a fair shot on their own merit and character. My favorite
quote is " Let the work I've done speak for me."
Thomas-Brownlee, Rockledge, FL
"MLK influenced me by his non-violent
philosophy. Because of this I believe that all situations can be dealt with
Lillian Bell, Midlothian, IL
"Three words: FIGHT. FREEDOM. DREAMS."
We know all of our readers have been influenced by Dr. King, his
message and his work, in one way or another. We hope you find some time today
to reflect on that and how you can continue to carry on his work seeking
equality, dignity and justice for all.