3 results for tag: Home Office


IRS Income Limit Mistake on Home Office Deduction

Can you ever imagine that the IRS could ever be wrong? If the IRS were wrong, what would be your strategy? Situation You use the office in your home as the administrative office for your business. You use your downtown office as your sales or patient office. The downtown office is the office location where you make the cash register ring. Questions What percentage of your gross income comes from the office in your home? Why do you need to know this? Because the IRS Says... Pub. 587: In its home-office publication, the IRS says that because (a) part of your gross business income comes from your home office, and (b) ...

Can Home-Office Tax Deductions Include Garage Space?

Parts of this article are published with permission from Bradford Tax Institute, © 2021 Daniel Morris, Morris + D’Angelo Do you claim a tax deduction for a home office? Should you include or exclude your garage space in your calculations of business-use percentage? Home-office tax deductions require a look at the garage and other usable space as possible positive or negative factors in the home-office calculation. This takes more than a sentence or two. You need to read this article because there’s more to the garage space questions and answers than meets the eye. Besides the garage, this article also touches on the unfinished ...

Know These Four Magic Business Mileage Rules

Parts of this article are published with permission from Bradford Tax Institute, © 2021 Daniel Morris, Morris + D’Angelo When you know the rules related to business mileage, you Protect yourself in the event of an IRS audit, and Pay less tax. Take Henry, for example. Before he knew the mileage rules, he deducted 30 percent of his SUV’s cost. Once he learned the rules, he deducted 92 percent. Or look at poor Mark; he lost almost all his vehicle deductions in an IRS audit. Be like Henry! Here’s how... Start with this brief four-question quiz on the mileage rules that apply to your business (regardless of business type). Quest...