Nope, your deduction for those is going to be limited to $25 each per Section 274(b)(1). California law conforms to this rule.
Depending on the nature and purpose, you may also want to consider these "gifts" as promotional in nature and part of the marketing activity of your business. Suspecting the entire portion would be deductible in that case.
Holler with any questions.
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Both counsel are correct in terms of the legal limit for gifts. You might want to consider counsel's suggestion regarding whether it's considered a marketing expense for taxes although I'd consult with your CPA or tax attorney as to the best course of action.
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