When it comes to taxes, there’s always a grey area when it comes to what a taxpayer is able to write off.


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Most would never think of claiming body oil or breast augmentation as part of a business expense, but there are those who have successfully claimed these things and more on their tax returns. As long as you can prove a particular expense is justifiable, you can claim it as a deduction.

Even though the average taxpayer would probably never be able to claim the following crazy deductions, it’s still fun to learn what some have managed to get away with. Red flags, anyone?

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Gerald Morales

Gerald is a staff writer at MyBankTracker.com. He is an expert in real estate, mortgages and credit.
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