topic Can legal fees be deducted for keeping guardianship of my grandsons? Their mother who is in prison is attempting to remove them from our guardianship in Get your taxes done using TurboTax https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/can-legal-fees-be-deducted-for-keeping-guardianship-of-my-grandsons-their-mother-who-is-in-prison-is/01/468378#M192702 <P>I am guardian for my two grand sons whose mother is in prison. She has been causing problems by calling DFCS and trying to remove my guardianship. Are my legal fees to protect my guardianship and grandsons deductible?</P> Tue, 04 Jun 2019 23:56:11 GMT ttseim 2019-06-04T23:56:11Z Can legal fees be deducted for keeping guardianship of my grandsons? Their mother who is in prison is attempting to remove them from our guardianship https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/can-legal-fees-be-deducted-for-keeping-guardianship-of-my-grandsons-their-mother-who-is-in-prison-is/01/468378#M192702 <P>I am guardian for my two grand sons whose mother is in prison. She has been causing problems by calling DFCS and trying to remove my guardianship. Are my legal fees to protect my guardianship and grandsons deductible?</P> Tue, 04 Jun 2019 23:56:11 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/can-legal-fees-be-deducted-for-keeping-guardianship-of-my-grandsons-their-mother-who-is-in-prison-is/01/468378#M192702 ttseim 2019-06-04T23:56:11Z Sorry, personal legal expenses are not deductible. In gen... https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/sorry-personal-legal-expenses-are-not-deductible-in-gen/01/468384#M192706 <P>Sorry, personal legal expenses are not deductible.</P><P>In general, legal expenses are only deductible when they are associated with collecting taxable income or collecting and paying tax.</P> Tue, 04 Jun 2019 23:56:12 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/taxes/discussion/sorry-personal-legal-expenses-are-not-deductible-in-gen/01/468384#M192706 Opus 17 2019-06-04T23:56:12Z
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