moving expense

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Noun1.moving expense - the cost of moving your residence from one location to another
disbursal, disbursement, expense - amounts paid for goods and services that may be currently tax deductible (as opposed to capital expenditures)
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Previously, employers who had their employees relocate to another worksite or hired employees from out of state could deduct those moving expenses, and the employees would not count moving expense reimbursements as taxable income.
If you're taking a moving expense deduction, use Form 3903, Moving Expenses, in addition to the regular Form 1040.
The “On the House” moving expense offer is available to residential home sellers who sell their home under an active listing agreement through Jeff Brand & Associates.
was eligible for enterprise zone incentives that included an 80 percent tax abatement for five years on any increased real property taxes and up to $15,000 in moving expense reimbursements.
Moving expense reimbursement, therefore, not only helps employees bear a major expense but can be a form of tax-free compensation for employees.
The moving expense deduction conditions - distance, time, and reasonableness - are present.
The new law changes the distance requirement that taxpayers must meet to qualify for the moving expense deduction, changes the classification of the deduction for moving expenses and restricts the types of expenses that qualify for deduction.
IRS Publication 523 cites the following items related to settlement and dosing costs as personal living expenses that are not added to the basis: fire insurance premiums, rent for occupancy of the house before dosing, charges for utilities or other services related to occupancy of the house before dosing, any fee or cost that a taxpayer deducts as a moving expense, charges connected with getting a mortgage loan and fees for refinancing a mortgage.
It would be difficult to justify enriching this bias by further allowing GST on a new house (an amount that may be quite significant on expensive houses) to be a deductible moving expense in such situations.
Fees associated with moving personal effects into a state, such as automobile impact fees, may be deductible based on a revenue ruling which allowed as a moving expense deduction the excise tax imposed by Puerto Rico on the introduction of a second automobile into the island by a taxpayer moving there from the U.
The IRS reset the optional standard mileage rates for 2005 in computing the deductible costs of operating an automobile for business, charitable, medical or moving expense purposes (www.
OBRA(1) has substantially modified the employmentrelated moving expense deduction, both by restricting the expenses that qualify(2) and by moving the deduction "above the line.