Waitress Ginny Hopkins sits at a table outside Johnny's Downtown restaurant in Cleveland where she works, Saturday, June 2, 2012. Hopkins recently received a federal tax refund check for nearly $435,000, which she returned to the local IRS office. She is still awaiting her more modest refund from 2011. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
June 3, 2012 5:32:49 AM PDT
CINCINNATI (AP) - June 2, 2012 --
If only it was a tip. Veteran Cleveland waitress Ginny Hopkins grabbed her mail on her way to work and found a federal tax refund check for nearly $435,000.