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Free 2012 tax return Index Symbols "Hours of service" limits, Individuals subject to hours of service limits. Free 2012 tax return Form 2106, Hours of service limits. Free 2012 tax return 50% limit on meals, 50% limit on meals. Free 2012 tax return A Accountable plans, Accountable Plans, Per diem allowance more than federal rate. Free 2012 tax return Accounting to employer, Accountable Plans Adequate accounting, Adequate Accounting Independent contractors, Adequate accounting. Free 2012 tax return Adequate records, What Are Adequate Records? Advertising Car display, Advertising display on car. Free 2012 tax return Expenses, 3 - Advertising expenses. Free 2012 tax return Signs, display racks, or other promotional material to be used on recipient's business premises, Exceptions. Free 2012 tax return Airline clubs, Club dues and membership fees. Free 2012 tax return Allocating costs, Separating costs. Free 2012 tax return , Separating costs. 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