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Individuals will be allowed to claim three years' worth of refunds on their 2006 tax returns, filed in 2007. They would be given the option of calculating their actual taxes paid or claiming a standard amount set by the Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service.
The tax dates to 1898, when telephones were a luxury and lawmakers needed money to fight the Spanish-American War.