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Updated for 2012
Dues you may not deduct:
You can't deduct dues or initiation fees paid to clubs organized for business, pleasure, recreation, or other social purposes.
Dues you may deduct:
Dues paid to the following organizations are deductible providing their main purpose is not to provide entertainment to members or their guests:
You can deduct meal and entertainment expenses of attending business meetings or conventions of certain exempt organizations that are directly related to, and necessary for attending if the expenses of your attendance are related to your business.
Meals and Entertainment Expenses: Deducting Business Gifts
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