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Subject:  Re: Marriage Penalty Returns Date:  1/19/2013  11:13 PM
Author:  snippee Number:  117422 of 124815

The marriage penalty doesn't apply when one spouse's income is minimal.

This is where my mind went. Plus you get the flip side situation: The high earning spouse gets a significant tax break when compared to what his/her tax liability would be as a Single filer.
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