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I have an LLC...

I have an LLC. As an independent contractor I perform my work at the same client site every workday for a long contract period. Can I deduct mileage to this site from my home which is the LLC address of record?

Lawyer's Assistant: Can you tell me what state the LLC is registered in?

VA

Lawyer's Assistant: Have you talked to anyone in the chain of command about this?

I am the chain of command. Sole proprietor

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I do not want to continue with this

Thanks for your patience on this. The answer to your question is yes. As you know, the IRS allows you to deduct the mileage if you are someone who is self-employed or an independent contractor. Even though you are going to the same place, because you aren't an employee, you can deduct those expenses.

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