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gbfruge
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My wife is self employed and she lost patient visits during the flood here in August 2016 for one week. Where can I deduct? Thanks,

 
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TomD8
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My wife is self employed and she lost patient visits during the flood here in August 2016 for one week. Where can I deduct? Thanks,

You cannot deduct "lost" income, because such "income" was never taxed in the first place.

**Answers are correct to the best of my ability but do not constitute tax or legal advice.

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TomD8
Level 15

My wife is self employed and she lost patient visits during the flood here in August 2016 for one week. Where can I deduct? Thanks,

You cannot deduct "lost" income, because such "income" was never taxed in the first place.

**Answers are correct to the best of my ability but do not constitute tax or legal advice.
xmasbaby0
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My wife is self employed and she lost patient visits during the flood here in August 2016 for one week. Where can I deduct? Thanks,

Sorry but you cannot deduct anything for lost income.  You just have less income to pay tax on.

**Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to offer the most correct information possible. The poster disclaims any legal responsibility for the accuracy of the information that is contained in this post.**
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