non·​de·​duct·​ible | \ ˌnän-di-ˈdək-tə-bəl How to pronounce nondeductible (audio) \

Definition of nondeductible

: not deductible especially : not deductible for income tax purposes a nondeductible contribution

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nondeductibility \ ˌnän-​di-​ˌdək-​tə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce nondeductibility (audio) \ noun

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Recent Examples on the Web Accounts are typically set up at mutual-fund companies, brokerage firms or banks by parents and grandparents, who then make nondeductible cash contributions to the accounts. Leonard Sloane, WSJ, "When Saving for College, Don’t Just Look at 529s," 5 Oct. 2020 Under that calculation, the cost of maintaining reserved parking spots for employees is taxed for nonprofits or nondeductible for for-profits. Laura Saunders, WSJ, "Treasury Softens Parking-Tax Hit for Churches, Nonprofits," 10 Dec. 2018 Those states had passed laws that used tax credits to turn nondeductible tax payments into deductible charitable contributions. Richard Rubin, WSJ, "IRS Clarification Eases Deduction Limits for Some Business Owners," 5 Sep. 2018 People hitting the new $10,000 federal cap on state-and-local tax, or SALT, deductions can transform nondeductible state-tax payments into deductible donations, turning a profit on charity. Richard Rubin, WSJ, "As Treasury Targets Workarounds to Tax Law, Impact May Extend Beyond High-Tax States," 27 June 2018 After 2025, the cost of the types of meals will be nondeductible. Tom Cooney And Crystal Faulkner,, "Additional tax breaks and updates for businesses under tax reform," 18 Jan. 2018 That won't be the case anymore, and any costs for tax preparation will be nondeductible in 2018. Dan Caplinger, USA TODAY, "Tax reform: 9 tax deductions are going away in 2018," 26 Dec. 2017 Dell had feared that provision could have rendered all of its interest nondeductible, according to the person familiar with the matter. Michael Rapoport And Rachael King, WSJ, "For Heavily Indebted Firms Like Dell, Tax Bill Delivers a Downside," 21 Dec. 2017 Home equity loan interest Mortgage interest on purchase loans is still deductible under tax reform up to $750,000, but the deduction for interest on home equity loans becomes nondeductible once 2018 begins. Dan Caplinger, USA TODAY, "Tax reform: 9 tax deductions are going away in 2018," 26 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of nondeductible

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Nondeductible.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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