Tax Tips

Drill, Herb
December 2006
PN;Dec2006, Vol. 60 Issue 12, p58
Trade Publication
The article presents information about the federal tax credits available to available to people with disabilities, their spouses, family, and household members in the U.S. The taxpayers who are receiving permanent and total disability retirement income are eligible to avail the Credits for the Disabled.


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