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What if I work for over a Lyft how do I put in my information? If I made less than 600 but now 1099 form for still need to file.

Earning income driving for Lyft is self-employment income

If you earned less than $400 in net income (income less expenses) working for Lyft, and earned no other income in 2017, you are not required to file a return.

If you otherwise earned enough to file a return, you must report your self-employment income, no matter how small.

 To enter business income and expenses:

  • Type in schedule c in the search box, top right of your screen,

  • Hit the Enter key

  • Click jump to schedule c in the search results

  • Arrive at Your 2017 self-employed work summary page

  • Click the Edit button

  • Arrive at the Here’s your info page

  • Click the Add income for this work button

  • Follow the prompts and online instructions

To enter expenses:

  • On the Here’s your info page

  • Clock the Add expenses for this work button

  • Arrive at the Tell us about any expenses page

Make sure you are past the blue Pick up where I left off button before you enter the above

If you have previously entered business information, follow the above progression. If not, begin by entering Schedule C in the search box, and follow all prompts and instructions to navigate to the Tell us about any expenses and Add income for this work pages.


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What if I work for over a Lyft how do I put in my information? If I made less than 600 but now 1099 form for still need to file.

Earning income driving for Lyft is self-employment income

If you earned less than $400 in net income (income less expenses) working for Lyft, and earned no other income in 2017, you are not required to file a return.

If you otherwise earned enough to file a return, you must report your self-employment income, no matter how small.

 To enter business income and expenses:

  • Type in schedule c in the search box, top right of your screen,

  • Hit the Enter key

  • Click jump to schedule c in the search results

  • Arrive at Your 2017 self-employed work summary page

  • Click the Edit button

  • Arrive at the Here’s your info page

  • Click the Add income for this work button

  • Follow the prompts and online instructions

To enter expenses:

  • On the Here’s your info page

  • Clock the Add expenses for this work button

  • Arrive at the Tell us about any expenses page

Make sure you are past the blue Pick up where I left off button before you enter the above

If you have previously entered business information, follow the above progression. If not, begin by entering Schedule C in the search box, and follow all prompts and instructions to navigate to the Tell us about any expenses and Add income for this work pages.


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