Washington (April 9, 2004) -- Tax Freedom Day -- the day when Americans have earned enough money to pay off their total tax bill for the year -- falls on April 11 this year, the earliest in 37 years, according to the Tax Foundation.

April 11 is three days earlier than 2003's Tax Freedom Day of April 14 and 21 days earlier than in 2000, when the boom and bubble pushed the release from tax burdens to a record of May 2.

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