Alternative Minimum Tax (AMT)
KNOWLEDGE EXPECTED OF: Both CFP® Professionals and QAFPTM Professionals
- Define alternative minimum tax.
- Identify that an alternative minimum tax process exists under federal income tax rules.1
- Identify that some provinces/territories have an alternative minimum tax process.
- Identify that federal and provincial surtaxes may exist.
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