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Should the IRS decide whether
a woman has been raped?

Washington Post, by Joann Weiner

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Posted By:Drive, 1/22/2014 6:16:00 PM

The IRS is good at a lot of things — sending out tax refunds, giving tax credits for child-care expenses and deductions for charitable contributions, and helping taxpayers file their income tax returns for free. But one thing the IRS probably isn’t very good at is deciding whether or not a woman has been raped. That’s why some provisions of the “No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act” don’t make a whole lot of sense. H.R. 7, which is sponsored by Rep. Christopher Smith (R-N.J.), would change the tax code so that individuals may only deduct medical expenses related to abortion in cases

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 1/22/2014 7:19:10 PM     (No. 9701713)

Absolutely! Nobody is better at rape than the IRS!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: GrandmaP, 1/22/2014 8:10:48 PM     (No. 9701752)

Another Congresscritter who has no business serving as an elected official in Washington. He or she who cannot critically think through that which they propose as law, are termites chewing at the foundations of what made this country great. Fools. And the people who voted for them, all.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/22/2014 10:22:28 PM     (No. 9701888)

Correct #1, except the way they do it no children can be produced.

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