chapter 6 - Which of the following statements is correct...

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Which of the following statements is correct? Answer a.If a personal residence is rented for fewer than 15 days, the rent income is not included in gross income and no expenses can be deducted. b . If a personal residence is rented for more than 14 days, the rent income must be included in gross income and all the related expenses can be deducted. c. If a personal residence is rented for more than 14 days and the personal use days exceed 14 days and 10% of the rental days, the rent income must be included in gross income, but the expense deductions are limited to the amount of gross income. d . Only a. and b. e. Only a. and c. Which of the following is deductible as a trade or business expense? Answer a. A city coroner contributes to the mayor’s reelection campaign fund. b . Illegal bribes and kickbacks. c. Two-thirds of treble damage payments. d . Fines and penalties. e. None of the above.
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hich of the following expenses is classified as a deduction for AGI? Answer a.Alimony. b . Reimbursed employee business expense. c.Safe deposit box rental fee in which investment securities are stored. d . Only a. and b. e.a., b., and c. In January, Lance sold stock with a cost basis of $26,000 to his brother, James, for $24,000, the fair market value of the stock on the date of sale. Five months later, James sold the
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