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Subject:  Question for the board Date:  7/31/2004  5:22 PM
Author:  missash Number:  72690 of 121110

Is the money gained on settlement of a civil lawsuit taxable as ordinary income? If "yes", are the legal costs of pursuing the suit deductible from the award for tax purposes?......tia
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