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Repeal of estate tax a giveaway to rich

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    “Who doesn’t think that more than $5.5 million plus 60 percent of the [estate] assets over $5.5 million net is not enough for wealthy decedents to leave for their heirs?” writes Kailua resident Lunsford Phillips.

I am not a tax attorney or adviser, but anyone can see that repealing the estate tax, which supporters of repeal call dramatically the “death” tax, only benefits the super-rich. Read more

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