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carrier pigeonFrom hip replacements to pole dancing classes, here are some of the most outlandish deductions taxpayers have tried to slip past the IRS. You won't believe what claims these people made that their accountants said wouldn't fly -- and you really won't believe what did (literally).



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socalflash

http://www.wisconsinchristiannews.com/view.php?sid=3323

Go to: http://www.snopes.com/politics/medical/exemptions.asp

http://democrats.senate.gov/pdfs/reform/patient-protection-affordable-care-act-as-passed.pdf

Dhimmitude is not in the healthcare law. That is a false rumor. Read page 107 for yourself.

Check out the last website above. You can read the healthcare law and confirm the falsehood.

April 09 2012 at 11:05 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
Patty

WOW, great article...

March 14 2012 at 1:20 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
Patty

WOW, great article...can I deduct my pain pills for the headache I now have?

March 14 2012 at 1:19 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
Patty

WOW, great article...can I deduct my pain pills for th eheadache I now have?

March 14 2012 at 1:19 AM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
Rebecca

As an accountant/tax preparer I am constantly fighting with people who believe if they pay for it with the company ATM card--it is deductible! No! You cannot deduct the dog food bills for the family dog, your cigarettes, or your wife's Victoria Secret lingerie! PERIOD.

March 13 2012 at 8:18 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
jeplchr

It seems very important to pursue the exact definition of this word, which is employed in the controversial health care bill on page 107, but not easily found in any English or American dictionaries.



Check Snopes and Google, but don't stop there, take the time to visit your Library.


Dhimmitude -- What does it mean?

Obama used it in the health care bill.

Now isn't this interesting? It is used in the health care law.



Dhimmitude -- I had never heard the word until now. Type it into Google and start reading. Pretty interesting. It's on page 107 of the healthcare bill. I looked this up on Google and yep, it exists.. It is a REAL word.


Word of the Day: Dhimmitude

Dhimmitude is the Muslim system of controlling non-Muslim populations conquered through jihad. Specifically, it is the TAXING of non-Muslims in exchange for tolerating their presence AND as a coercive means of converting conquered remnants to Islam.


ObamaCare allows the establishment of Dhimmitude and Sharia Muslim diktat in the United States . Muslims are specifically exempted from the government mandate to purchase insurance, and also from the penalty tax for being uninsured. Islam considers insurance to be "gambling", "risk-taking", and "usury" and is thus banned. Muslims are specifically granted exemption based on this.

How convenient. So I, as a Christian, will have crippling IRS liens placed against all of my assets, including real estate, cattle, and even accounts receivables, and will face hard prison time because I refuse to buy insurance or pay the penalty tax. Meanwhile, Louis Farrakhan will have no such penalty and will have 100% of his health needs paid for by the de facto government insurance. Non-Muslims will be paying a tax to subsidize Muslims. This is Dhimmitude.

I recommend sending this onto your contacts. American citizens need to know about it --

March 13 2012 at 6:05 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
dal

Some states will allow you to declare illegal income such as that of drug dealing, prostitution, extortion and bootlegging as taxable income but at the same time comdemn said activities

March 13 2012 at 3:11 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
bbh907

Ah Yes! Another illuminating article!

March 13 2012 at 2:30 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
kilandam

It seems very important to pursue the exact definition of this word, which is employed in the controversial health care bill on page 107, but not easily found in any English or American dictionaries.



Check Snopes and Google, but don't stop there, take the time to visit your Library.


Dhimmitude -- What does it mean?

Obama used it in the health care bill.

Now isn't this interesting? It is used in the health care law.



Dhimmitude -- I had never heard the word until now. Type it into Google and start reading. Pretty interesting. It's on page 107 of the healthcare bill. I looked this up on Google and yep, it exists.. It is a REAL word.


Word of the Day: Dhimmitude

Dhimmitude is the Muslim system of controlling non-Muslim populations conquered through jihad. Specifically, it is the TAXING of non-Muslims in exchange for tolerating their presence AND as a coercive means of converting conquered remnants to Islam.


ObamaCare allows the establishment of Dhimmitude and Sharia Muslim diktat in the United States . Muslims are specifically exempted from the government mandate to purchase insurance, and also from the penalty tax for being uninsured. Islam considers insurance to be "gambling", "risk-taking", and "usury" and is thus banned. Muslims are specifically granted exemption based on this.

How convenient. So I, as a Christian, will have crippling IRS liens placed against all of my assets, including real estate, cattle, and even accounts receivables, and will face hard prison time because I refuse to buy insurance or pay the penalty tax. Meanwhile, Louis Farrakhan will have no such penalty and will have 100% of his health needs paid for by the de facto government insurance. Non-Muslims will be paying a tax to subsidize Muslims. This is Dhimmitude.

I recommend sending this onto your contacts. American citizens need to know about it --

March 13 2012 at 1:18 PM Report abuse rate up rate down Reply
kilandam

It seems very important to pursue the exact definition of this word, which is employed in the controversial health care bill on page 107, but not easily found in any English or American dictionaries.



Check Snopes and Google, but don't stop there, take the time to visit your Library.


Dhimmitude -- What does it mean?

Obama used it in the health care bill.

Now isn't this interesting? It is used in the health care law.



Dhimmitude -- I had never heard the word until now. Type it into Google and start reading. Pretty interesting. It's on page 107 of the healthcare bill. I looked this up on Google and yep, it exists.. It is a REAL word.


Word of the Day: Dhimmitude

Dhimmitude is the Muslim system of controlling non-Muslim populations conquered through jihad. Specifically, it is the TAXING of non-Muslims in exchange for tolerating their presence AND as a coercive means of converting conquered remnants to Islam.


ObamaCare allows the establishment of Dhimmitude and Sharia Muslim diktat in the United States . Muslims are specifically exempted from the government mandate to purchase insurance, and also from the penalty tax for being uninsured. Islam considers insurance to be "gambling", "risk-taking", and "usury" and is thus banned. Muslims are specifically granted exemption based on this.

How convenient. So I, as a Christian, will have crippling IRS liens placed against all of my assets, including real estate, cattle, and even accounts receivables, and will face hard prison time because I refuse to buy insurance or pay the penalty tax. Meanwhile, Louis Farrakhan will have no such penalty and will have 100% of his health needs paid for by the de facto government insurance. Non-Muslims will be paying a tax to subsidize Muslims. This is Dhimmitude.

I recommend sending this onto your contacts. American citizens need to know about it --

March 13 2012 at 1:18 PM Report abuse -1 rate up rate down Reply