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Why Did Congress Create the AMT?
In the 1960s, studies by the Treasury Department showed that some high-
Although there have been many proposals put forth in recent years to either eliminate or reform the alternative minimum tax system, it is unlikely, largely for political reasons, that any substantive changes will be made in the near future. The landscape may shift as more taxpayers become subject to the AMT and these taxpayers begin to exert more political pressure on their elected representatives. However, because there is no guarantee that meaningful changes to the AMT are coming soon, taxpayers who are subject to the AMT are well advised to consult with a tax professional to see what they can do to minimize its impact.
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