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I am completing my 1999 taxes, and I have a question about per diem. I am on a per diem program through my company. I travel approximately 250 days a year and have incurred meal expenses alone of $6000.

Since I am being reimbursed through the per diem program, I presume these expenses are not deductible. I have read several of the IRS publications, but nothing seems to specifically address this. It is conspicuous in its ommission!

Please respond by e-mail. I'm covered up with work...

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