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Famous Tax Quotes - Can’t Have Your Cake and Eat It Too


Continuing our series on Famous Tax Quotes (quotes from court opinions and rulings with language that is colorful or that concisely states an important tax principle) today's tax quote is:

[The taxpayer] cannot retain his cake and consume it as well.

Eagan v. U.S., 80 F.3d 13 (1st Cir. 1996)

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