Example sentences for: deduction

How can you use “deduction” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The same government benefit--a tax deduction for all charitable contributions--flows to supporters of the Houston Opera and supporters of the Christian Coalition, in proportion to their generosity and enthusiasm.

  • Blind taxpayers are allowed a larger standard deduction than sighted people ($1,050 more for a blind single, $1,700 more for blind married couples).

  • the owner or operator shall hold the allowance for deduction by the Administratorand

  • TAX EXPENDITURE -A revenue forgone attributable to a provision of the federal tax laws that allows a special exclusion, exemption, or deduction from gross income or provides a special credit, preferential tax rate, or deferral of tax liability.

  • For most couples (those making up to about $60,000 a year), the main "marriage penalty" comes from the fact that the standard deduction for a married couple is less than the standard deduction for two unmarried individuals--$1,400 less for childless couples and $3,400 less for couples with children.

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