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can I deduct upgrade to business class

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can I deduct upgrade to business class?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  MequonCPA replied 5 years ago.
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The spread in the costs should be allowed as an unreimbursed employee business expense. These type of expenses are allowed as Miscellaneous Itemized Deductions subject to the 2% limitation on Schedule A. Thus they are only included as itemized deductions to the extent that they exceed 2% of your Adjusted Gross Income, and only if you itemize.
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