topic I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement in Business & farm https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193181#M40624 Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:19:58 GMT jtb94 2020-02-20T16:19:58Z I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193181#M40624 Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:19:58 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193181#M40624 jtb94 2020-02-20T16:19:58Z Re: I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement I also received a 1099-misc. with box 7 marked https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement-i-also-received-a/01/1193208#M40628 Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:23:09 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement-i-also-received-a/01/1193208#M40628 jtb94 2020-02-20T16:23:09Z Re: I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193563#M40639 <P>Personal or investment-related legal fees are not deductible starting in 2018 through 2025, subject to a few exceptions. In the past, these fees could be deductible as a miscellaneous itemized deduction. However, the TCJA eliminated these deductions for 2018 through 2025.</P> <P>Examples of attorney fees you may not deduct include fees for:</P> <UL> <LI><EM><STRONG>lawsuits related to your work as an employee--for example, you can't deduct attorney fees you personally pay to present or defend a lawsuit filed on work-related matters, such as an unlawful discrimination claim</STRONG><STRONG> filed against a former employer that fired you.</STRONG></EM></LI> <LI>filing and winning a <A href="https://www.lawyers.com/legal-info/personal-injury/" target="_blank">personal injury</A> lawsuit or wrongful death action (but the money you win isn't taxable)</LI> <LI>estate tax planning or settling a <A href="https://www.lawyers.com/legal-info/trusts-estates/wills-probate/challenging-a-will-may-leave-you-with-nothing.html" target="_blank">will or probate matter</A> between your family members</LI> <LI>help in closing the purchase of your home or resolving title issues or disputes (these fees are added to your home’s tax basis)</LI> <LI>obtaining custody of a child or child support</LI> <LI>name changes</LI> <LI>legal defense in a civil lawsuit or criminal case—for example, attorney fees you pay to defend a drunk driving charge or against a neighbor's claim that your dog bit and injured her child</LI> <LI><SPAN>tax advice during a divorce case, and</SPAN></LI> <LI><SPAN>attempting to get an ex-spouse to pay past-due alimony.</SPAN></LI> </UL> Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:06:01 GMT https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193563#M40639 Carl 2020-02-20T17:06:01Z
This XML file does not appear to have any style information associated with it. The document tree is shown below.
<rss xmlns:content="http://purl.org/rss/1.0/modules/content/" xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/" xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#" xmlns:taxo="http://purl.org/rss/1.0/modules/taxonomy/" version="2.0">
<channel>
<title>
topic I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement in Business & farm
</title>
<link>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193181#M40624
</link>
<description/>
<pubDate>Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:19:58 GMT</pubDate>
<dc:creator>jtb94</dc:creator>
<dc:date>2020-02-20T16:19:58Z</dc:date>
<item>
<title>
I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement
</title>
<link>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193181#M40624
</link>
<description/>
<pubDate>Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:19:58 GMT</pubDate>
<guid>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193181#M40624
</guid>
<dc:creator>jtb94</dc:creator>
<dc:date>2020-02-20T16:19:58Z</dc:date>
</item>
<item>
<title>
Re: I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement I also received a 1099-misc. with box 7 marked
</title>
<link>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement-i-also-received-a/01/1193208#M40628
</link>
<description/>
<pubDate>Thu, 20 Feb 2020 16:23:09 GMT</pubDate>
<guid>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement-i-also-received-a/01/1193208#M40628
</guid>
<dc:creator>jtb94</dc:creator>
<dc:date>2020-02-20T16:23:09Z</dc:date>
</item>
<item>
<title>
Re: I am trying to deduct attorney fees from a discrimination law suit settlement
</title>
<link>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193563#M40639
</link>
<description>
<P>Personal or investment-related legal fees are not deductible starting in 2018 through 2025, subject to a few exceptions. In the past, these fees could be deductible as a miscellaneous itemized deduction. However, the TCJA eliminated these deductions for 2018 through 2025.</P> <P>Examples of attorney fees you may not deduct include fees for:</P> <UL> <LI><EM><STRONG>lawsuits related to your work as an employee--for example, you can't deduct attorney fees you personally pay to present or defend a lawsuit filed on work-related matters, such as an unlawful discrimination claim</STRONG><STRONG> filed against a former employer that fired you.</STRONG></EM></LI> <LI>filing and winning a <A href="https://www.lawyers.com/legal-info/personal-injury/" target="_blank">personal injury</A> lawsuit or wrongful death action (but the money you win isn't taxable)</LI> <LI>estate tax planning or settling a <A href="https://www.lawyers.com/legal-info/trusts-estates/wills-probate/challenging-a-will-may-leave-you-with-nothing.html" target="_blank">will or probate matter</A> between your family members</LI> <LI>help in closing the purchase of your home or resolving title issues or disputes (these fees are added to your home’s tax basis)</LI> <LI>obtaining custody of a child or child support</LI> <LI>name changes</LI> <LI>legal defense in a civil lawsuit or criminal case—for example, attorney fees you pay to defend a drunk driving charge or against a neighbor's claim that your dog bit and injured her child</LI> <LI><SPAN>tax advice during a divorce case, and</SPAN></LI> <LI><SPAN>attempting to get an ex-spouse to pay past-due alimony.</SPAN></LI> </UL>
</description>
<pubDate>Thu, 20 Feb 2020 17:06:01 GMT</pubDate>
<guid>
https://ttlc.intuit.com/community/business-taxes/discussion/re-i-am-trying-to-deduct-attorney-fees-from-a-discrimination-law-suit-settlement/01/1193563#M40639
</guid>
<dc:creator>Carl</dc:creator>
<dc:date>2020-02-20T17:06:01Z</dc:date>
</item>
</channel>
</rss>