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If a student made $3,500 in 2001 as a grapic designer and had to file as a business but in 2002 only maede 1,500 , does he have to file ?.He took depreciation for his equipment in 2001, and owed no taxes

Based on the limited information provided here, he has to file. Although there may be no income tax due, if his net self-employment earnings were 1500, he would owe self employment tax.

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