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Credits & Deductions

There are a variety of credits and deductions for individual and business taxpayers. 

The Earned Income Tax Credit, and the Child and Dependent Care Credit help millions of families every year. There are also a number of credits for small and large businesses. You may have taken deductions when you prepared your annual tax return. In addition to the standard deduction for individuals, common deductions include home mortgage interest, state and local tax, and charitable contributions. Many business expenses are deductible as well.

 Individual Credits


 Business Credits


 Individual Deductions


Business Deductions





Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 18-Jan-2013

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