Can You Deduct Your Home Office When You're an Employee?
Today many employees work at least part of the time at home. If you use a home office for work, can you take the home office deduction?
Can You Deduct Unreimbursed Job Expenses?
If you work as an employee, you may have various job-related expenses you end up paying out of your own pocket, such as:
Employee Fringe Benefits That are Tax Free
If you and/or your spouse is employed, the salary, bonus, and any other pay you receive from your employer is income on which you must pay tax.
Tips For Deducting Job Search Expenses
Looking for a job takes money as well as time. Fortunately, you may be able to deduct some of your job search expenses on your federal income tax return.
Deducting Uniforms and Work Clothes
A substantial work-related expense that many people have is clothing they buy for work. For example, what if a salesperson buys a fancy suit that he wears only while working.
Deducting Dues and Subcriptions
Learn which types of dues you pay to professional, business, and civic organizations are deductible business expenses.
The Educator Expense Deduction for Teachers Buying School Supplies
Because of inadequate school funding, it is not uncommon for teachers to pay for needed supplies out of their own pockets. Teachers can get a tax deduction for all or some of these expenses.
Tax Deductions for Teachers and Educators
If you're a schoolteacher, you probably pay money out of your own pocket for at least some work-related expenses.