Joke Of The Day: Aspirin Tax Jokes, Political Add comments Nov 182012 Effective Jan 1, 2013, aspirin will be heavily taxed under ObamaCare. The only explanation given was that they are white and they work. No other reason was given, but I thought you’d want to know about it . One Response to “Joke Of The Day: Aspirin Tax” harriet says: August 1, 2013 at 12:04 pm I received this as an email. Is it true? Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Name (required) E-mail (required) URI Your Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.