It's that time of year again! (And no, we don't mean daffodil season.) When Studio 360 asked you to make art out of the dreaded IRS form 1040 for our De-File Your Taxeschallenge, we expected to get a lot of drawings and paintings.Maybe a little origami. But we also got acrobatic videos, costumes, even jewelry ---all based on our least favorite kind of paperwork. Kai Ryssdal, the host of Marketplace, will be on our show to pick a winner in advance ofTax Day. But before he gets here, here are someof our favorites. Because there should be a tax break for artists, right?

George Gilbert combines life's two certainties into a single entry

My cat, Picasso, doesn't seem to care about the agonies his mother goes through at tax time. In oil.

Ann Martin's 'Bluebird of Happiness' pendant is made from a cut-up IRS form 1040

For artists, dealing with the IRS can feel like dealing with a circus. Making it an actual circus makes it way more fun.

'I like my money right where I can see it...hanging in my closet' - Carrie Bradshaw

Tax Money Burning A Hole?

Our newest little deduction!

Les Barker made this incredible paper snowflake out of the tax form

Are we there yet?

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