Americans are paying less in federal taxes than they did under Bush, and taxes are taking the smallest share of GDP since Truman was president.
Taxpayers got $33 million in credits for vehicles that didn't qualify, including a Hummer.
Treasury secretary explains why administration favors lowering rates while eliminating deductions and credits.
Making the tax code less complex would mean creating new groups of winners and losers. Does Congress have the guts?
With all the maneuvering, it's hard to keep up without a scorecard. Here are the major changes that will affect your taxes this year.
Homeowners who don't itemize lost a deduction, but TV producers, rum makers and race horse buyers gained.
Tax credit for energy-saving improvements was extended, but won't be nearly as generous in 2011. That means a rush now.
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