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Who can deduct Moving Expenses?

If you moved due to a change in your job or business because you started a new job, you may be able to deduct your moving expenses. To qualify for the moving expense deduction, you must satisfy three tests. Under the first test, your move...

Unreimbursed Employee Expenses - What CANNOT be deducted?

If you paid for expenses related to your job during the tax year, many of these expenses may be eligible to be deducted on your return. For you to be able to deduct the expense, it must be a common, helpful, and appropriate expense...

Who qualifies to deduct expenses in the section for Reservists and Performing Artists?

amounts attributable to the expenses you incurred for services performed in that job in the section for Reservists and Performing Artists. These employee business expenses are deductible whether or not you itemize deductions. Qualified...

I'm in the military. Do I qualify to deduct moving expenses?

If you are a member of the Armed Forces on active duty and you move because of a permanent change of station, you do not have to meet the distance and time tests. You can deduct your unreimbursed moving expenses. A permanent change...

What expenses cannot be deducted as "moving expenses"?

The IRS allows you to deduct several types of Moving Expenses, however, the list below reflect items the IRS DOES NOT allow as a valid Moving Expense deduction: Any part of the purchase price of your new home. Car tags. Driver's license...

What expenses can I deduct as "moving expenses"?

You can deduct the reasonable expenses of moving your household goods and personal effects and of traveling from your old home to your new home. Reasonable expenses can include the cost of lodging (but not meals) while traveling to your...

Schedule C - Expenses

Qualified Expenses relating to your business income can be deducted in the expenses section of your Schedule C, Profit or Loss from a Business. To enter your expenses for your business, go to the Federal Section > Income > Profit or Loss...

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 2014 tax bill even if you don’t itemize your deductions...

How do I claim the Credit for Child and Dependent Care Expenses if my spouse was a student or disabled?

However, on-the-job training courses, correspondence schools, or schools offering courses only through the Internet does not count as "schools" for the purposes of determining "full-time student" status. Check if this person was DISABLED...

Alabama Adoption Expenses

Beginning January 1, 1991, the reasonable medical and legal expenses paid or incurred by the taxpayer in connection with the adoption of a minor may be deducted as an adjustment to income. The term “ medical expenses ” include any medical...