High-income earners should start planning for the 3.8% tax on investment income that will go into effect Jan. 1 as part of the 2010 Affordable Care Act, advisers say. "High earners don't understand the impact. I have one client, a very high net worth individual with a lot of investment interest, who may owe $1.3 million more," said Joseph Perry, partner-in-charge of tax and services for Marcum. For free year-end planning ideas and resources (including planning for the 3.8% surtax), visit aicpa.org/PFP/YearEnd.
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