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What does MFJ stand for?

MFJ stands for Married Filing Jointly

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Medicare charges a high-income surcharge for Part B, which covers doctor visits and outpatient services, and Part D, which covers prescription drug costs, when your adjusted gross income (plus tax-exempt interest) is more than $85,000 if you are single or $170,000 if your are married filing jointly.
TIPRA Section 301 includes some relief from the AMT for 2006, via a temporary increase in the AMT exemptions, which will be $62,550 for those married filing jointly and $42,500 for single taxpayers (compared to $58,000 and $40,250, respectively, as provided in the Working Families Tax Relief Act of 2004).
This result comes about principally because the basic standard deduction (for non-itemizing taxpayers) for married taxpayers filing their tax return as married filing jointly is not double (200%) the basic standard deduction for a taxpayer filing as single.
The surcharges for Medicare Parts B and D kick in when you annual adjusted gross income (plus tax-exempt interest income) tops $85,000 if you are single or $170,000 if you are married filing jointly.
For tax years beginning in 2005-2008, the basic standard deduction for married filing jointly (MFJ) doubles to that of single fliers, under WFTRA Section 101(b), amending Sec.