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Feedback at 5:00-Potential Michigan Tax Break

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Parents-to-be could be in for a potential tax break.

Right now, Michigan lawmakers are looking at proposal that would give the break to those who can show their unborn baby is at least 12 weeks old at the end of the year.

The bills would treat a fetus same as a child for purposes of a tax deduction.

Republican representative Jud Gilbert says it's to help show the expenses a pregnancy brings.

It could cost the state up to $10 million a year.

For tonight's "Feedback at 5:00," what do you think of the potential tax break?