INFOGRAPHIC: The 9 Wildest Tax Deduction Claims Ever Attempted

By Ashley Meadows

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We all know that claiming expenses as tax deductions can save money. But what happens when you try to deduct an expense so off-the-wall that it gets the U.S. Tax Court involved? Besides a court date with a judge, your claim ends up in our infographic for the nine wildest deduction claims ever attempted.

Want to find some deductions of your own? Then check out our (almost) ultimate guide to self-employment deductions. We also have a list of common personal deductions for self-employed people, as well as answers to the most common self-employed deductions questions.

If you’re looking for more general self-employed tax help, we have a guide for that too.

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