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Nobel Prizes: U.S. Laureates Stand Out in Paying Tax

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Science  11 Apr 1997:
Vol. 276, Issue 5310, pp. 192
DOI: 10.1126/science.276.5310.192

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H2>Nobel Prizes: U.S. Laureates Stand Out in Paying Tax Erik Stokstad

A s the tax deadline looms, spare a thought for the seven newly anointed U.S. Nobel Prize winners. Unlike Nobelists in every other country save South Africa, they owe a hefty tax on their share of the $1 million prize.