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lumberjack_jeff Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-20-11 08:57 AM
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10. Of course they'll seek to avoid tax.
Such as hiring people, donating to charities and making capital investments.

Win-win.
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