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Sharon and Tray are married, have two dependent children, and file a joint return in 2018. If they have adjusted gross income (AGI) of $80,000 and itemized deductions of $8,500, what is their taxable income for 2018? (Click the icon to view the standard deduction amounts.) (If an input field is not used, leave the input field(s) empty. Do not select a label or enter a zero.) Adjusted gross income Minus: Standard deduction 80,000 (24,000) 56,000 Taxable incomeSTANDARD DEDUCTION Filing Status Married individuals filing joint returns and surviving spouses Heads of households Unmarried individuals (other than surviving spouses and heads of households) Married individuals filing separate returns Additional standard deduction for the aged and the blind $ 24,000 18,000 12,000 12,000 ,300 ,600 Individual who is married and surviving spouses Individual who is unmarried and not a surviving spouse Taxpayer claimed as dependent on another taxpayers return: Greater of (1) earned income plus $350 or (2) $1,050 *These amounts are $2,600 and $3,200, respectively, for a taxpayer who is both aged and blind. Personal and Dependency Exemptions Suspended: In conjunction with the increased standard deduction amount, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act reduces the personal exemption amount to $0 for tax years from 2018 through 2025, effectively suspending the exemptions for these years.

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