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self-employment tax"

Does this just mean I pay what I would normally think of as my part and my employer's part of ss/med?


Right. The bottom line from Schedule C flows to Schedule SE, where you compute the tax. You do get an adjustment to income (no need to itemize) for part of the self-employment tax.

It's all covered in the 1040 instructions.

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