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Subject:  Re: Estate / death taxes: was my grandfather foo Date:  4/15/2008  4:54 PM
Author:  maracle Number:  62280 of 88807

Really? What caused the change of filing status back to single? (Hint: it wasn't divorce.)

That doesn't make it a "death tax" any more than getting divorced results in a "divorce tax" or choosing not to marry in the first place results in a "bachelor(ette) tax." These labels are silly.

Her income tax increased because she has a 60% higher income now on a per individual basis.
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