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Abuse Of Trust

The Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation Inc. is under fire from the New York Attorney General. What's the story behind the lawsuit?...

Donations and Deductions

A recent United States Tax Court decision allowed deductions for some out-of-pocket expenses incurred by a volunteer working for an animal welfare organization. This might be good news for volunteers at equine rescues. ...

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