With the constant growth of delivery apps being a delivery driver (or biker) can be a great way to make money, but what about all the expenses that go into your car and then the necessary income taxes? Well, luckily enough delivery drivers can write-off most of their related expenses and get that money back in their pocket! Read on to find out what you should be deducting next time taxes come around. And if you need help keeping track? Get in touch with Keeper!
Your monthly phone bills are expensive! Good thing the cost is partially deductible.
If you use your phone for work (who doesn't?) then it's partially deductible.
Deduct all temperature controlled bags, and courier backpacks that you use for work.
If you work for a delivery app service and they charge commission, write it off.
Required to wear a delivery app's merchandise? Write-off the shirts and bags!
If you deliver by bike, write-off the repair and accessory expenses!
The Keeper Tax app automatically finds tax deductions among your purchases. On average, people we find write-offs worth $1,249 in the first 90 seconds.
Gas is expensive! A portion of your gas station fill ups are tax deductible.
Oil changes, repairs, and regular checkups are all tax deductible if you drive for work.
Car insurance, roadside assistance, registration costs, etc. are all tax deductible.
Parking for a meeting downtown or other work trip is tax deductible!
A toll while driving to or from a work destination is tax deductible!
If you drive you own vehicle, you can write off the annual depreciation of it's value!
A desk, chairs, lamps, and other home office necessities are all tax write offs.
Your comcast bill is a tax write off. You need internet to do your job!
Whether rental or homeowner insurance, you can write off a portion as part of home office.
Gotta keep the lights on in your home office! A portion of your electricity bill counts.
It'd be hard to work in an office without running water, huh? You water bill counts.
Whether you pay rent or own your home, a portion of those expenses are tax deductible.
If you discuss work with a coworker, client, or even a friend, it's a write off!
Planes, trains and automobiles are all work travel costs that can be written off.
When you travel for work, lodging expenses such as hotel rooms or Airbnb are write offs.
When you're traveling for work, all meals are tax deductible. Even takeout.