**The information below has not been verified for the 2019 tax year as the IRS Pub. 521 has not yet been released by the IRS.**
Moving expenses are calculated on Form 3903 and reported as an adjustment on Schedule 1 (Form 1040), Line 13.
Per IRS Publication 521 Moving Expenses, page 2:
Who Can Deduct Moving Expenses
If you are a member of the Armed Forces on active duty and you move because of a permanent change of station, you can deduct your unreimbursed moving expenses.
A permanent change of station includes:
- A move from your home to your first post of active duty,
- A move from one permanent post of duty to another, and
- A move from your last post of duty to your home or to a nearer point in the United States. The move must occur within 1 year of ending your active duty or within the period allowed under the Joint Travel Regulations.
To enter your moving expenses into the TaxAct® program:
- From within your TaxAct return (Online or Desktop), click Federal. On smaller devices, click the menu icon in the upper left-hand corner, then select Federal
- Click Other Adjustments in the Federal Quick Q&A Topics menu to expand the category and then click Moving Expenses
- Click +Add Form 3903 to create a new copy of the form or Review to review a form already created
- The program will proceed with the interview questions for you to enter or review the appropriate information