Sunday, March 31, 2013

Are boob jobs, weddings and mistresses really business expenses? Some of the unusual tax write-offs made and ALLOWED by the IRS

The saying may be nothing is certain but death and taxes but people do like to push their luck if a list of unusual IRS claims is anything to go by.

Americans have tried and failed to write-off all manner of things from their taxes, it appears, but the scariest are the ones they've managed to get away with.

Turbotax has compiled a list of bizarre exemption attempts that failed to work but there are also a surprising number that did get approved including the woman who claimed her breast implants were a business expense and the man who passed off his swimming pool as medical.