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I am a nurse. I have lived in NJ. I just recently (2 months

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I am a nurse. I have lived in NJ for years. I just recently (2 months )come to stay with my son who lives in MO.I have a rental property still in NJ that my daughter lives in. I am about to go do an 8week travel contract back in NJ. Technically, a travel contract requires you to live out of state to qualify as a traveler. IF I say I live in MO to qualify, am I going to have a problem?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Tax
Expert:  Lev replied 1 year ago.

If your tax home changed to MO - then your travel for temporary 8 weeks assignment to NJ is business trip and you woudl be eligible to deduct travel expenses.
However - we need to be clear that your tax home was changed and your permanently moved to MO before your assignment.

Expert:  Lev replied 1 year ago.

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