CCH and Thomson Reuters' RIA unit have calculated the inflation-adjusted amounts for tax brackets, standard deductions and exemptions for next tax season.

RIA predicts that the basic standard deduction for 2009 for joint returns and surviving spouses will be $11,400, up from $10,900 in 2008. For single taxpayers, RIA forecasts the standard deduction will be $5,700, up from $5,450 in 2008. For head of household, the amount will be $8,350, up from $8,000.

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