Chapter 8. Business Expenses

 

About Form 4562, Depreciation and Amortization (Including Information on Listed Property)

Information about Form 4562, Depreciation and Amortization, including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Form 4562 is used to claim a depreciation/amortization deduction, to expense certain property, and to note the business use of cars/property.

About Form 8829, Expenses for Business Use of Your Home

Information about Form 8829, Expenses for Business Use of Your Home, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use Form 8829 to figure the allowable expenses for business use of your home on Schedule C (Form 1040) and any carryover to next year of amounts.

About Form 8910, Alternative Motor Vehicle Credit

Information about Form 8910, Alternative Motor Vehicle Credit, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Use Form 8910 to figure your credit for alternative motor vehicles you placed in service during your tax year.

About Form 8936, Qualified Plug-In Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit

Information about Form 8936, Qualified Plug-In Electric Drive Motor Vehicle Credit, including recent updates, related forms and instructions on how to file. Form 8936 is used to figure credits for qualified plug-in electric drive motor vehicles placed in service during the tax year.

About Publication 15-B, Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits

Information about Publication 15-B, Employer's Tax Guide to Fringe Benefits, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 15-B is for employers who provide fringe benefits to employees, and is used to determine whether the benefits are taxable.

About Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses

Information about Publication 463, Travel, Entertainment, Gift, and Car Expenses, including recent updates. Publication 463 explains what expenses are deductible, how to report them, what records you'll need, and how to treat expense reimbursements.

About Publication 510, Excise Taxes

Publication 510 covers the excise taxes for which you may be liable. This publication covers the excise taxes for which you may be liable and which are reported on Form 720 and other forms. It also covers fuel tax credits and refunds.

About Publication 529, Miscellaneous Deductions

Publication 529 explains which deductions you can claim as miscellaneous itemized deductions on Schedule A (Form 1040).

About Publication 535, Business Expenses

Publication 535 discusses common business expenses and explains what is and is not deductible. This publication discusses common business expenses and explains what is and is not deductible. The chapters cover general rules for deducting business expenses and specific expenses.

About Publication 547, Casualties, Disasters, and Thefts

Publication 547 explains how to treat casualties, thefts, and losses on deposits. It discusses definitions, how to figure gain or loss, how to treat reimbursements, and how to report them. This publication explains the tax treatment of casualties, thefts, and losses on deposits.

Información sobre la Publicación 547 (SP), Hechos Fortuitos, Desastres y Robos

Esta publicación explica el trato tributario de casos de hechos fortuitos, robos y pérdidas de depósitos monetarios.

About Publication 550, Investment Income and Expenses

Information about Publication 550, Investment Income and Expenses, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 550 discusses the tax treatment of investment income and expenses.

About Publication 551, Basis of Assets

Information about Publication 551, Basis of Assets, including recent updates and related forms. Publication 551 discusses basis, the amount of your investment in property. It discusses cost basis, adjusted basis, and basis other than cost.

About Publication 560, Retirement Plans for Small Business (SEP, SIMPLE and Qualified Plans)

Publication 560 discusses retirement plans you can set up and maintain for yourself and your employees. This publication discusses retirement plans you can set up and maintain for yourself and your employees.

About Publication 587, Business Use of Your Home (Including Use by Daycare Providers)

Publication 587 explains how to figure and claim the deduction for business use of your home. It includes special rules for daycare providers. This publication explains how to figure and claim the deduction for business use of your home. It includes special rules for daycare providers.

About Publication 946, How to Depreciate Property

Publication 946 explains how you can recover the cost of business or income-producing property through deductions for depreciation.

About Schedule C (Form 1040 or 1040-SR), Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship)

Information about Schedule C (Form 1040 or 1040-SR), Profit or Loss from Business (Sole Proprietorship), including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Schedule C (Form 1040 or 1040-SR) is used to report income or loss from a business operated or a profession practiced as a sole proprietor.

About Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040), Net Profit from Business (Sole Proprietorship)

Information about Schedule C-EZ (Form 1040), Net Profit from Business (Sole Proprietorship), including recent updates, related forms, and instructions on how to file. Schedule C-EZ is used instead of Schedule C by qualifying small businesses and statutory employees with expenses of $5,000 or less.