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Even for policy-lovers like us, the whiz of tax brackets shooting out of the hands of GOP candidates has become dizzying. Here is a single chart that provides one simple comparison point for these plans: tax rates for married couples, filing jointly. This does not look at corporate rates or specific deductions. It is just one important way to compare plans. Note: this is gross income, not taxable income. We have factored in any standard deductions being proposed.
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Lisa Desjardins is a correspondent for PBS NewsHour, where she covers news from the U.S. Capitol while also traveling across the country to report on how decisions in Washington affect people where they live and work.
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