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" Proposed changes in taxes after 2008:
CAPITAL GAINS TAX
0% on home sales up to $500,000
per home (couples) McCain does not
propose any change in existing
home sales income tax.
28% on profit from ALL home sales
How does this affect you?
If you sell your home and make a profit,
will pay 28% of your gain on taxes.
If you are heading toward retirement
and would like to down-size your
home or move into a retirement
community, 28% of the money you
make from your home will go to taxes.
This proposal will adversely affect the
elderly who are counting on the income
from their homes as part of their
MCCAIN 15% (no change)
How will this affect you?
If you have any money invested in stock
market, IRA, mutual funds,
college funds, life insurance,
accounts, or anything that pays
or reinvests dividends, you will now
be paying nearly 4 0% of the money
earned on taxes if Obama become
The experts predict that 'higher
tax rates on dividends and capital gains
would crash the stock market yet
do absolutely nothing to cut the
MCCAIN (no changes)
Single making 30K - tax $4,500
Single making 50K - tax $12,500
Single making 75K - tax $18,750
Married making 60K- tax $9,000
Married making 75K - tax $18,750
Married making 125K - tax $31,250
(reversion to pre-Bush tax cuts)
Single making 30K - tax $8,400
Single making 50K - tax $14,000
Single making 75K - tax $23,250
Married making 60K - tax $16,800
Married making 75K - tax $21,000
Married making 125K - tax $38,750
MCCAIN 0% (No change)
OBAMA Restore the inheritance tax
How does this affect you? Many families
have lost businesses,
farms and ranches, and homes
been in their families
for generations because they could not
afford the inheritance tax.
Those willing their assets to loved
ones will not only lose them to<
NEW TAXES BEING PROPOSED BY OBAMA
* New government taxes proposed on
homes that are more than
2400 square feet
* New gasoline taxes (as if
gas weren't high enough already)
* New taxes on natural resources
gas, water, electricity)
* New taxes on retirement accounts
and last but not least....
* New taxes to pay for socialized
Allows for some good comparison. Sorry, i dont have a link, but if anyone really wanted to verify, they could contact:
Robert D. Jenkins
Vice President - Investments
Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor
Wachovia Securities, LLC
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Originally posted by azodrac
Sorry for the misunderstanding and if it appeared i was trying to mislead anyone.