Tax Law (Questions About Taxes)/Business Loan question


Hi I had a question about tax law as it relates to business acquisition loans. I understand that payments for the principal of a business loan are not able to be written off, only the interest of said loan. However, is this true even if the loan is a business acquisition loan? Even in that case can the payments toward the principal not be deducted?

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Generally, you can only deduct interest, but depending upon how you structure the deql, we might be able to generate significant deductions for you.

You also might be able to avoid tax all together depending upon how creative you are and if the seller is a died by a similarly creative and astute tax cpa.

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