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My wife is a self employed editor who drives to coffee shops to do her editing. Can she deduct mileage?

 
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JohnW15
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My wife is a self employed editor who drives to coffee shops to do her editing. Can she deduct mileage?

Unless there's something at the coffee shops that's essential to your wife's editing work, then there'd be no deduction available for this expense.

It wouldn't be directly related to the work she does, as the law requires.

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JohnW15
Intuit Alumni

My wife is a self employed editor who drives to coffee shops to do her editing. Can she deduct mileage?

Unless there's something at the coffee shops that's essential to your wife's editing work, then there'd be no deduction available for this expense.

It wouldn't be directly related to the work she does, as the law requires.

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