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Subject: Acting expenses Date: 4/11/2003 6:49 PM
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This is the first year I've had acting expenses to deduct, and I have no idea how to do that -- do they count as job hunting expenses for things like headshots, audition expenses, etc.? Or do they all count as business expenses?

My expenses include:

Acting classes
Headshots (photographer, mak-up artist, reproductions)
Postage to mail out headshots
Publications (Backstage West and others)
Cell phone bills
Etc.

Someone a couple months ago directed me to publication 529B (I think that is the right #!), but it didn't clarify much for me.

Any help or direction would be greatly appreciated! I've been putting this off for months because I wasn't sure how to handle it all.

Thanks!

Cassandra

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