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I am filing my taxes, and I have a w2 and a 1099 from doing door dash. Before I entered my 1099 my refund was larger, but after I entered my income from the 1099 it dropped drastically. Is that normal, I only made $1,400 from door dash, and 26,000 on w2.
- Anonymous
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Yes, this makes sense. Unlike W2 income, 1099 income typically means you have to pay more taxes at the end of the year. There is no refund for 1099 income.

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