jpete wrote:This is the short form. The long form asks how many toilets you have and all kinds of other stupid questions.
There is a $100 fine for every question unanswered to a maximum of $5000.
NO That cannot be true...
I may have been given wrong info, or I just haven't found the right info yet.http://usgovinfo.about.com/gi/o.htm?zi= ... 3/7/II/221
(a) Whoever, being over eighteen years of age, refuses or
willfully neglects, when requested by the Secretary, or by any
other authorized officer or employee of the Department of Commerce
or bureau or agency thereof acting under the instructions of the
Secretary or authorized officer, to answer, to the best of his
knowledge, any of the questions on any schedule submitted to him in
connection with any census or survey provided for by subchapters I,
II, IV, and V of chapter 5 of this title, applying to himself or to
the family to which he belongs or is related, or to the farm or
farms of which he or his family is the occupant, shall be fined not
more than $100.