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I have a net operating loss I have been carrying forward.

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This past year I was...
I have a net operating loss I have been carrying forward. This past year I was paid by 1099. Do I still owe employment tax or will the NOL wipe it out?
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NOL carryovers and/or carrybacks have no affect on the self-employment tax liability of the year to which they are carried. You would still owe and SE tax on self employment.

IRC section 1402(a)(4).

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