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For tax years 2018 - 2025, the following occupations can take this deduction:

  • Armed Forces reservist
  • Qualified performing artist
  • Fee-basis state or local government official
  • Employees with impairment-related work expenses

To access the Q&A interview screens to enter your home office expenses:

  1. From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal. On smaller devices, click in the upper left-hand corner, then click Federal.
  2. Click Other Adjustments in the Federal Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand, then click National Guard/Reserve member from Form 2106 (or Qualified performing Artist or Fee-Basis Government Official from Form 2106).
  3. Click + Add Form 2106 to create a new copy of the form or click Edit to review a form already created.
  4. Continue with the interview process to enter all of the appropriate information.

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