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Austin plane crash pilot left anti-IRS Web note behind

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AUSTIN, Texas - Officials say they believe a software
engineer set fire to his house before taking a small plane and
crashing it into an Austin office building.
 Officials say Joseph Stack was furious with the Internal Revenue
Service, which has an office with nearly 200 employees in the
building he crashed into. That set off a raging fire that sent
workers fleeing as thick plumes of black smoke poured into the air.
 Investigators are looking at an anti-government message on the
Web linked to him. The Web site outlines problems with the IRS and
says violence "is the only answer."
 The house, listed as belonging to Stack, burned in a
neighborhood about six miles from the crash site. Two law
enforcement officials said Stack had apparently set fire to his
home before the suicidal plane flight.