Trump Tax Plan Would Shift Trillions From U.S. Coffers to the Richest

The vast majority of benefits would go to the highest earners and largest holders of wealth, analysts said, setting up a battle over the government’s strained resources.

A.M.T., Which Hit Trump in 2005 Taxes, Is No One’s Favorite

By PATRICIA COHEN March 15, 2017 Hardly anyone likes the alternative minimum tax, the provision that ended up costing Donald J. Trump an additional $31 million in federal income taxes in 2005 that a banquet of deductions would have otherwise enabled him to avoid...