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Megan, I have to explain this in court that is why I need to know where in the Tax Code this is found, publication or something please
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Thanks for your follow up - there's no real tax document that says it - but, you are allowed to deduct items that you incur for production of income.

Here's a good article that spells it out

http://www.wechslermarsico.com/Library/Taxes/Are-Legal-Fees-Tax-Deductible-Expenses-/

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