Smaller tax breaks aimed at narrow constituencies are less likely to survive the vetting process put in place by the Senate Finance Committee. Chairman Max Baucus, D-Mont., and the committee's top Republican, Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, have effectively stripped out all tax breaks in their "zero-break" tax reform approach and are requiring members of Congress to defend those they want restored. Tax breaks with a large base of support are more likely to be included, observers say.

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