The simple truth about tax breaks and deductions Filled with in-depth insights and practical tax advice, this new and completely updated edition tells readers exactly how to take advantage of every tax break and deduction that they may be entitled to–without running afoul of the IRS. Packed with real-world examples, this valuable resource answers one of the most commonly asked tax questions, 'What can I deduct?' The J.K. Lasser Institute is the publisher of a wide range of tax, financial, and business books and newsletters. Today the J.K. Lasser Institute lives on within John Wiley & Sons, the leading global business publisher. Barbara Weltman (Millwood, NY), an attorney, is a nationally recognized expert in taxation for small businesses. She has written extensively on tax, finance, and estate planning. Weltman is also an experienced writer and has been featured in many media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, Inc.com, Bloomberg TV, CNN, and CNBC.