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Taxlink by Andy Biebl
Andy Biebl DTN Tax Columnist
Mon Mar 4, 2013 02:00 PM CST

I have this idea for a new TV quiz show. We'll have four tax accountants as panelists, give them facts about a taxpayer's income, and they'll try to guess the top tax. But this idea could be flawed. It's not so much the incredibly boring part; it's that no contestant could ever get a right answer!

When Congress did the fiscal cliff legislation, many breathed a sigh of relief. The lower tax brackets, ranging from 10% to 35%, were basically unchanged, and it looked like the tax increases were only on the top 1% of filers. But here are the ...

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