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Under Job-seeking costs, can I deduct my travel and stay expenses for when I was seeking a job and had to travel and stay in different citties?

 
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Under Job-seeking costs, can I deduct my travel and stay expenses for when I was seeking a job and had to travel and stay in different citties?

Yes, the following job search expenses must be directly and exclusively related to your job search, and could include things like:

  • Preparing your résumé.

  • Printing and mailing costs.

  • Posting your résumé and placing ads.

  • Phone and computer expenses.

  • Food and lodging for out-of-town job-hunting trips.

  • Mileage.

  • Employment and outplacement agency fees.

  • Registration fees for conventions and other networking opportunities specific to your line of work.

    See Can I deduct job-search expenses?

    https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/1899475-can-i-deduct-job-search-expenses

     


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Under Job-seeking costs, can I deduct my travel and stay expenses for when I was seeking a job and had to travel and stay in different citties?

Yes, the following job search expenses must be directly and exclusively related to your job search, and could include things like:

  • Preparing your résumé.

  • Printing and mailing costs.

  • Posting your résumé and placing ads.

  • Phone and computer expenses.

  • Food and lodging for out-of-town job-hunting trips.

  • Mileage.

  • Employment and outplacement agency fees.

  • Registration fees for conventions and other networking opportunities specific to your line of work.

    See Can I deduct job-search expenses?

    https://ttlc.intuit.com/questions/1899475-can-i-deduct-job-search-expenses

     


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