The Corner

Will Democrats Expose you to the Alternative Minimum Tax?

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) thinks they might, The Hill reports.

Senate Democrats have already seen the light on this one — it would be a bad mistake for the House to leave without preventing more than 20 million American taxpayers from overpaying by about $2,000 on average.

Again: this is all about “Pay-Go,” which is Latin for: “You’re going to pay a lot more in taxes so that we can meet some bean-counter’s imaginary, projected bottom line.”

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