Family, the best tax shelter & tax saving opportunity of them all
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Family, the best tax shelter & tax saving opportunity of them all the Deloitte, Haskins & Sells book of family tax planning.

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Published by Boardroom in New York .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Tax planning -- United States.,
  • Finance, Personal -- United States.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsDeloitte, Haskins & Sells.
LC ClassificationsKF6297 .F36 1985
The Physical Object
Pagination110 leaves in various foliations ;
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2864491M
ISBN 100932648576
LC Control Number84027470

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