The silver lining from AIG's (AIG +0.5%) heavy losses: The insurer says it won't be paying much...

|By:, SA News Editor

The silver lining from AIG's (AIG +0.5%) heavy losses: The insurer says it won't be paying much in federal taxes, which means funds for capital management, especially buybacks. Some of its $23B in deferred tax assets don't expire until 2030, the company notes as it preps a big offering.