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Subject: Re: The new marriage penalty Date: 1/7/2013 3:33 AM
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At their next meeting, she presented them with two options—file as a married couple and pay the piper, or divorce and file as “single.” As it turns out, George and Martha would save over $27,000 a year if they divorced. And so they did. But they’re still together, in some ways closer than ever."

Many years ago I read about a couple who got divorced every December and remarried in January. They'd spend about a quarter of the income-tax savings on their annual honeymoon.
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