Search Help

Enter one of more keywords to search. Use quotes for “exact phrase.” Note that '*' and '?' wildcards are supported.

When your search results appear, you can refine your search further: Sort for only results in which all search terms appear AND/OR sort by chronological order.

Article Date:
February 2008

Word Count:



AMT More Likely to Hurt You in 2008

The Tax Policy Center released estimates of the alternative minimum tax (AMT) collections during the next 10 years. The picture is pretty bleak.


The first thing you notice when studying this release is that the AMT unfairly taxes the following taxpayers:


Those who claim deductions for state income taxes—obviously, taxpayers who live in high-tax states pay the most AMT for this privilege.


Those who file joint returns—the combined income of married couples makes the AMT more likely to apply.


Those who claim dependency ... Log in to view full article.

Already a subscriber?
Email Address

You’ll be able to read the full article and get instant access to the last few issues of the Tax Reduction Letter
Not yet a subscriber?
with a money-back guarantee

Powered by Cranium Softworks - CMS, Subscription Mgmt & Web Development