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Re: people not understanding


From: Deborah Gilbert (dngart1_at_TeacherArtExchange)
Date: Sun Nov 03 2002 - 03:09:06 PST

> I have to laugh when I think that we get a $200.000/year write-off for what
> we spend of our personal income on our classrooms, and I spent at least a
> thousand dollars and more a year. They have no idea what is real and what
> is fantasy!
> Idus in Picayune

I have always kept track of what I spend out of my own pocket each year and
I claim it as unreimbursed work expenses. That way I get the whole amount
taken off at tax time. I'm not aware of the $200 write off that you are
talking about.