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I am an arbonne independent consultant. Arbonne is a vegan skincare & health/wellness network marketing company. I was told I could deduct products bought for personal use. Is that true? Is there a percentage I can claim?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thanks!

You cannot deduct the cost of product that you purchase and use for your personal use, You can deduct the product purchased that you used for demonstration purposes or samples.

You would actually subtract the cost of what you withdrew for your personal use in Part III of the Schedule C.

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