This is a preview of a premium article. Subscribe or Log In to gain access. Economy How tax became a four-letter word John Myles looks at Tax is Not a Four-Letter Word: A Different Take on Taxes in Canada By John Myles Issue 35 Alex Himelfarb and Jordan Himelfarb., eds., Tax is Not a Four-Letter Word: A Different Take on Taxes in Canada. Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2013. 304 pages.Subscribe or Log In to read more.