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Why Mexico Lets You Pay Taxes With Art

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In Mexico, about 700 registered artists pay their income taxes with literal works of art every year as part of the Pago en Especie program.

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Sources:

Forbes – Paying Tax With Art Is Legal In UK & Mexico, Why Not In US?
http://www.forbes.com/sites/robertwood/2014/09/10/paying-tax-with-art-is-legal-in-uk-mexico-why-not-in-us/

The Atlantic – In Mexico, Artists Can Pay Taxes With Artwork
http://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2014/04/in-mexico-artists-can-pay-taxes-with-artwork/360519/

Washington Post – In Mexico, you can pay taxes with art
http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/04/14/in-mexico-you-can-pay-taxes-with-art/

USA Today – In Mexico, artists can pay their taxes with artwork
http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/world/2010-04-15-paying-taxes-with-artwork_N.htm

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