Whether you’re taking desk fees or home-office deductions, you can still claim other office-related expenses, including: stationery, photo copies, and any other consumables needed to run your business.
Some common operating expenses you may not have thought about deducting include: wireless plans, phone & accessories, coffee for your clients, parking & tolls. These add up, so don’t forget to track all your receipts.
For every 1,000 miles driven, $500 in tax deductions can be produced, but the IRS needs documentation of all business and personal trips. The QuickBooks Self-Employed automatic mileage tracker can help.