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Nice-Try Tax Breaks Rejected by the IRS

Kiplinger Logo By Peter Blank, Editor, The Kiplinger Tax Letter of Kiplinger | Slide 1 of 17: <p>Over the years, taxpayers have concocted a lot of zany arguments to justify their tax breaks. We’ve come up with what we think are the 16 most creative ones that the courts decided did not quite work. </p><p>As secret agent Maxwell Smart would say, “Missed it by that much!” </p>

16 Nice-Try Tax Breaks Rejected by the IRS

Over the years, taxpayers have concocted a lot of zany arguments to justify their tax breaks. We’ve come up with what we think are the 16 most creative ones that the courts decided did not quite work.

As secret agent Maxwell Smart would say, “Missed it by that much!”

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