Tag Archives: Multi Level Marketing

Direct Sellers Personal Use of Product

Today TaxMama® hears from Bill in the Tax Quips Forum who raises a good question. “I have a lot of independent distributors asking about deducting their autoship of product for personal use. They say that their tax person said you can claim the deduction because you have to “be a product of the product” or […]

Home Office Red Flag

Today TaxMama hears from John from Georgia, who is wary. “I run my network marketing business from home, but heard that taking an office in home deduction is a red flag to IRS. Help!”

Personal Purchase (MLM)

Today TaxMama hears from Sherrie in Salina, KS, who tells us, “I am an independent marketing executive working out of my home. The company I work for requires a monthly purchase in order to earn commission checks. Can I claim the cost of that monthly purchase as a business expense even though I use the […]