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Deduction for Educator Expenses

If you are an eligible educator, you may be able to deduct up to $250 of expenses you paid for purchases of books and classroom supplies. These out-of-pocket expenses may lower your 2016 tax bill even if you don’t itemize your deductions

General Information about Educator Expenses

If you are an eligible educator, you may be able to deduct up to $250 of expenses you paid for purchases of books and classroom supplies. These out-of-pocket expenses may lower your tax bill even if you don’t itemize your deductions

Federal Section > Deductions > Adjustments

Adjustments are certain expenses which can directly reduce your total income. This is where you will enter information for your: · Medical Savings Account (Form 8853) · Educator Expenses · Expenses for Reservists and Performing Artists

Who qualifies to deduct educator expenses?

The deduction is available if you are an eligible educator in a public or private elementary or secondary school. To be eligible, you must work at least 900 hours during a school year as a teacher, instructor, counselor, principal, or aide

Please explain all of the deductions and credits that are available related to my job.

Educator (Teacher) Expenses: If you or your spouse worked as an educator, you probably spent money on supplies, materials, and other teaching aids to help you do your job. Most of these expenses are deductible on your return. As long

My Deductions

My Deductions allows you to track your charitable contributions, medical expenses and certain business expenses as they occur throughout the year. Import the entered transactions from My Deductions to your tax return when you are ready

Federal Section > Deductions > Itemized Deductions

In lieu of the Standard Deduction, the IRS allows deductions for certain expenditures. These Itemized deductions include expenditures such as mortgage interest, property taxes, etc. which are deductible on Schedule A, allowing a taxpayer

Missouri Itemized Deductions and Other Deductions

Itemized Deductions Railroad Retirement Tax Include the amount of railroad retirement tax withheld from your wages, Tier I and Tier II, during 2015. This amount cannot exceed $11,669 (Tier I maximum of $7,347 and Tier II maximum of $4,322

Arizona Itemized Deductions

Within your TaxSlayer account, itemized deductions will be automatically pulled from the entries made in the federal program under "Itemized Deductions". Certain adjustments are required by Arizona law which will SUBTRACT from

Delaware Additional Itemized Deductions

Federal Itemize d Deduction - If you are filing a joint federal return and separate Delaware returns, the deductions must be determined as if each spouse had filed separate federal returns. If you are unable to specifically allocate