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What tax write offs do construction laborers have

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When filing taxes what write offs can construction workers use?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Ed Johnson replied 10 years ago.


Construction workers may deduct:

  1. Union dues
  2. safety equipment
  3. safety clothing
  4. professional tools and equipment that they own, and or maintain and are not reimbursed for.
  5. educational expenses to keep up on changing laws,
  6. mileage, not commuting miles, used of your private vehicle for business use.