Charge scooters for Lime? Don't miss these 13 tax write offs!

If you charge scooters for Lime, there are a lot of tax write-offs you can claim to help lower your tax bill. It may not seem like a lot, but honestly, those little expenses here and there add up. Let Keeper help you save some money!

If you charge scooters for Lime, there are a lot of tax write-offs you can claim to help lower your tax bill. It may not seem like a lot, but honestly, those little expenses here and there add up. Let Keeper help you save some money!

Extra chargers

If you've bought extra chargers to juice in parallel, those are tax deductible!

Partial rent (Garage)

If you charge your scooters in the garage, then you can claim home office tax deduction!

Gloves & wipes

Equipment that helps you do pickups and handle the scooters is tax deductible.

Electricity costs

If you charge at home, part of your monthly electricity bill is tax deductible.

Phone & accessories

If you use your phone for work (who doesn't?) then it's partially deductible.

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If you drive for work ...
If you drive a car to pick up scooters, you get to claim car-related expense tax write offs!
Note: It's also possible to report the miles you drive for work instead of actual car expenses, but unless you drive a lot for work, you'll save more time & money with tracking car expenses. Learn more
Gas

Gas is expensive! A portion of your gas station fill ups are tax deductible.

Car maintenance

Oil changes, repairs, and regular checkups are all tax deductible if you drive for work.

Insurance & registration

Car insurance, roadside assistance, registration costs, etc. are all tax deductible.

Parking

Parking for a meeting downtown or other work trip is tax deductible!

Tolls

A toll while driving to or from a work destination is tax deductible!

Vehicle depreciation

If you drive you own vehicle, you can write off the annual depreciation of it's value!

If you work from home ...
Note: you don't need to work from a separate room to claim these write offs. A dedicated desk is sufficient. Learn more
Home office furniture

A desk, chairs, lamps, and other home office necessities are all tax write offs.

Wifi bill

Your comcast bill is a tax write off. You need internet to do your job!

Property insurance

Whether rental or homeowner insurance, you can write off a portion as part of home office.

Power bill

Gotta keep the lights on in your home office! A portion of your electricity bill counts.

Water bill

It'd be hard to work in an office without running water, huh? You water bill counts.

Part of your rent

Whether you pay rent or own your home, a portion of those expenses are tax deductible.

If you discuss work at a restaurant ...
The IRS considers any restaurant expense tax deductible as long as the conversation is work-related. This includes discussing industry trends, and even a chat that could turn into a referral. Learn more
Meals for work

If you discuss work with a coworker, client, or even a friend, it's a write off!

If you leave town for work ...
If you ever travel more than 100 miles away to juice -- first of all, nice hustle -- you can claim the following business travel expenses.
Transportation

Planes, trains and automobiles are all work travel costs that can be written off.

Lodging

When you travel for work, lodging expenses such as hotel rooms or Airbnb are write offs.

Meals while traveling

When you're traveling for work, all meals are tax deductible. Even takeout.