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Author: RiverCityFool Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 121095  
Subject: Re: Tax Deductions for Freelancers Date: 2/9/2001 11:00 AM
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Do you have records of your expenses? Use Schedule C to report income and expenses. Deduct anything related to your freelancing -- paper and other office supplies, phone calls, postage, etc.

You've got til April 15 to open IRAs for you and/or your husband. Yes, you have to shell out the $, but I'd rather pay this into my retirement account than to the IRS.

And examine your checkbook -- have you overlooked any contributions to charity? How about miscellaneous deductions such as your safety deposit box?
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