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Is Tuition Tax Deductible? Private school, Preschool, Catholic, & College Tuition

Which school tuition is a tax deduction?  Education: it’s one of the most important investments any of us will ever make, and the quality of our children’s eduction profoundly affects their future. In fact, it was President George W. Bush who wisely said, “Rarely is the question asked: Is our children learning?” Hmmm. Well, anyway, choosing to improve […]

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Tax Deductible DIETS: When Can a Weight-Loss Program Be a Deduction?

Before you diet devotees start cutting the low-fat cake in celebration of a tax break – not so fast! Though you may be passionate about your paleo diet, trust me, Uncle Sam does not give a monkey’s behind about your inessential “need” to eat like a club-wielding caveman. But there are ways that your diet can be […]

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Why Americans HATE Taxes + 12 BAD Things We’d Rather Do Instead

“Let me tell you how it will be, There’s one for you, nineteen for me, ‘Cause I’m the taxman, yeah, I’m the taxman” – Taxman, The Beatles Tax Day: Two words that strike fear into the hearts of many. Yet this annual ritual of paying the piper won’t be going anywhere soon. Taxes help finance schools, […]

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Tips for Donating to Charities & Non-Profits: Why Many Are NOT Tax-Deductible

Charitable Giving: How Do You Know What’s Tax-Deductible? Tax day is looming; now’s the time to gather all of your receipts to start itemizing charitable donations you have made over the year. You have kept all of your records, so imagine your surprise when a donation you made to a non-profit isn’t allowed as a deduction. […]