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I have a client "in trust" who believes he is *NOT* in an "abusive trust" as defined in IRS Notice 97-24. However, to avoid becoming entangled in the current examination sweep of 1041 filer, he is considering amending his return(s) so as to redirect the income rec'd by his trust (and reported in his 1041) to his personal 1040.

How exactly does he go about this, if he elects to do so?





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