In a recent Pew poll, 72 percent of Americans said that they were bothered by how complex the federal tax system is. These taxpayers are justified in their complaints: as of 2015, federal tax laws and regulations have...
- Fiscal Cliff: AMT
Fiscal Cliff: AMT
In the most recent twist of the fiscal cliff negotiations, Speaker Boehner has offered to allow the Bush tax cuts to expire for millionaires, meaning in this case those earning literally one million dollars or more in adjusted gross income. Speaker...
Recently, we released an analysis looking at the potential total tax increase on the median four-person family in each state. We found that higher income and lower states tended to be affected more than middle income states—higher income...
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