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 nondeductible (audio) \ noun

Examples of nondeductible in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But indirectly, anyone could make a nondeductible contribution to a traditional IRA then convert this after-tax contribution to a Roth to ensure that future earnings grow tax-free. Russ Wiles, The Arizona Republic, 10 Oct. 2021 However, this limit could be bypassed by making a nondeductible IRA contribution and converting it to a Roth. Leon Labrecque, Forbes, 14 Sep. 2021 The transaction is considered to include a pro rata portion of the nondeductible contributions. Bob Carlson, Forbes, 18 May 2021 Just remember that any incidental personal travel within the trip — visiting family or taking a side trip, for example — are nondeductible personal expenses. Brian Thompson, Forbes, 7 May 2021 In this strategy a taxpayer whose income is too high to allow a contribution to a Roth IRA can make a nondeductible contribution to a traditional IRA. Bob Carlson, Forbes, 19 Apr. 2021 One of the biggest gifts to Humana and other larger health insurers in 2020 has been the permanent repeal of a nondeductible tax to fund part of the federal Affordable Care Act. Grace Schneider, The Courier-Journal, 1 Mar. 2017 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, 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, 10 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of nondeductible

1943, in the meaning defined above

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“Nondeductible.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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