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Author: Hawkwin Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 76386  
Subject: Re: John Bogle wants to raise your taxes Date: 12/28/2011 5:01 PM
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The easiest, and the least convoluted method to fix this so-called problem would be to simply amend the AMT to have it impact anyone at say, $250,000 in total joint compensation, with a higher income tax - regardless of where the income comes from (including tax free munis and treasuries).

People would still be allowed to get good dividend income, people could still be involved in short-term trading, and people like Bogle would most definately pay a higher tax rate. Problem solved.
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