What the fiscal cliff deal means for upper-income earners

Key Points

  • The fiscal cliff deal recently passed by Congress will result in the biggest tax hike for high-income earners in two decades
  • Impacted investors should review their portfolios to make sure they are being managed in a tax-aware manner
  • The use of municipal bonds is also increasingly attractive, because income generated from these investments remains tax-free under current law in certain circumstances

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Q1 2014

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