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Subject:  Re: oehner’s Plan B raises taxes on poor Date:  12/21/2012  5:16 PM
Author:  MissEdithKeeler Number:  47005 of 108029

Democrats sold the Alternative Minimum Tax on the theory that "Everyone should pay at least some Federal income taxes."


Since Democrats established that principle,


The present AMT scheme came about in 1982 under Reagan (republican). The House was Democrat, the Senate Republican.
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