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Marriage Penalty
The increased tax burden for married couples compared to when they were filing seperate tax returns as singles. Progressive tax rate structures in the United States led to a situation where higher income individuals and couples pay higher taxes than... More »

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marriage_penalty

The marriage penalty in the United States refers to the higher taxes required from some married couples with both partners earning income that would not be ...

taxfoundation.org/understanding-marriage-penalty-and-marriage-bonus

Apr 23, 2015 ... A marriage penalty or bonus is the change in a couple's total tax bill as a result of getting married and thus filing their taxes jointly. The degree ...

www.taxpolicycenter.org/interactive-tools/marriage-bonus-and-penalty-tax-calculator

A couple pays a “marriage penalty” if the partners pay more income tax as a married couple than they would pay as unmarried individuals. Conversely, the ...

money.usnews.com/money/blogs/my-money/2014/03/11/how-much-the-marriage-tax-penalty-will-cost-you

Mar 12, 2014 ... When you marry, you have the option of filing your tax return jointly, or filing separate tax returns. The marriage penalty takes effect when the ...

www.fool.com/retirement/2017/02/02/will-i-pay-a-marriage-penalty-on-my-taxes.aspx

Feb 2, 2017 ... This phenomenon is known as the marriage penalty, and it most often happens when the two spouses each have similar and fairly high ...

www.financialsamurai.com/at-what-income-level-does-the-marriage-penalty-tax-kick-in

THE IDEAL INCOME TO AVOID THE MARRIAGE PENALTY TAX. Based on my analysis, the ideal income variations to avoid paying the marriage penalty tax are  ...

money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2012/05/08/how-to-avoid-marriage-taxes

May 8, 2012 ... While Congress extended relief from the marriage penalty in the 10 and 15 percent tax brackets, those in higher tax brackets could still pay ...

www.schwab.com/insights/taxes/getting-remarried-how-to-avoid-marriage-tax-penalty

Jan 2, 2015 ... The marriage tax penalty can take many forms, especially for those remarrying later in life. Here's how to overcome those financial challenges.