Job-Related Expenses Deduction:
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- The expenses must be required by your employer or necessary for you to do your job.
- You can’t deduct education expenses that are necessary to meet the minimum requirements for the job. So, if you are an administrative assistant and typing is a requirement for your job, you can’t deduct the cost of taking a typing class.
- If your expenses are high enough, as mentioned above, you might be able to deduct expenses to look for a job.