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I would add that part of the reason for getting your taxes done by a professional is so they can discuss /explain the reasoning with the IRS.

Thanks. I think I will tell her to ask the preparer some more questions. I know that she's using a tax professional, but I think it's more like one of those H&R Block type tax services, so maybe that's why she's getting different answers from different people.

travel from your office or business location in order to perform business tasks, such as to pick up supplies and inventory, to check your business post office box, or to make a bank deposit;

Thanks for the pointer as well. I will send this information as well as the feedback from the other folks on this thread to her and tell her to push on this and ask more questions.

Thanks to all for the help here.

Regards,
Cathy
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