Other Income

by Amber

If I was paid for tutoring a friend's son during 2011 and he paid using a personal check with his own (post-tax) money, do I have to report that on my tax return?

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Jan 28, 2016
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Are you an honest person, or do you like to tempt fate? NEW
by: Anonymous

It was money you earned right? The issue really would be, is the man going to claim those expenses on his tax return? Which he CAN legally do. Because IF he does, and YOU don't you will be caught out rather quickly in your deception. The answer is you really SHOULD add that money to your total earned, even if you do not have any type of w2 or 1099 to go with it.

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