Originally Posted by J. Dean
Your boy George Harrison summed up the situation well with the song "Taxman" by the Beatles. Sorry, ol' fellow. We here across the pond are doing the same stupid thing now.
After UK tax and US tax and whatever else tax that is on top of it all, plus having to market and drive sales to your own work, create covers, proofing and editing etc, the UK author is probably going to get more out of the 5-10% sales of traditional publishing. Damn, I never thought I'd say that.