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TPC Calculators

TPC’s calculators let you see how current tax policy affects real families and how various policy changes would affect the taxes we pay.

 
Calculator and Taxes

 

Tax Calculator - Compare how much taxpayers would pay in 2013 under the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA) and under alternative tax policies related to the fiscal cliff.

 
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Payroll Tax Calculator 2013
- See how much more workers will owe in payroll taxes in 2013 compared with 2012.

 
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Net Income Change Calculator - See how taxes and transfers affect low-income families with the Urban Institute's Net Income Change Calculator.

 
Marriage Penalty Calculator

 


Marriage Bonus and Penalty Tax Calculator
 - See whether couples pay a "marriage penalty" or get a "marriage bonus" if they marry rather than remain single. NEW!

 
ACA Calculator

 

ACA Calculator - See how large a penalty tax the ACA will impose on people who don't get health insurance. NEW!