Let’s find a tax preparation office for you

or

Information regarding browser or device support

Oh no! We may not fully support the browser or device software you are using!

To experience our site in the best way possible, please update your browser or device software, or move over to another browser.

Close
Employment Tax Topics

Do you have a side gig?

If so, you may qualify for big credits and deductions, especially after recent tax changes.

More people are working for themselves these days, and a Tax Pro can help you find every penny you deserve. It’s simple and easy.
Mark Steber, Chief Tax Information Officer, Jackson Hewitt

As a gig economy worker you may be entitled to deductions for:

  • Maintenance or repairs for vehicles
  • Car expenses including oil, registration, parking, insurance, and more
  • Travel expenses
  • Business insurances
  • Licensing
  • Union or trade dues
  • Continuing education
  • Home or office expenses
  • Subscriptions or trade publications

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions on the Gig Economy

Share on Social

Related articles

How a Second Job or Side Gig Affects Your Taxes

How a Second Job or Side Gig Affects Your Taxes

Call it what you will: side job, side hustle, freelance gig – they can all affect your taxes and tax status.  

View MoreView more
How do I File Taxes if I’m Self-Employed?

How do I File Taxes if I’m Self-Employed?

Are you self-employed?  Here's how to determine if you are self-employed, what you can deduct from your self-employment income, and how self-employment affects your tax return.

View MoreView more
How Unemployment Can Affect Your Tax Return

How Unemployment Can Affect Your Tax Return

We know how difficult unemployment can be. Here’s what you need to know before filing your taxes this year.

View MoreView more

Why Jackson Hewitt®?

We see you

Our Tax Pros will connect with you one-on-one, answer all your questions, and always go the extra mile to support you.

We got you

We have flexible hours, locations, and filing options that cater to every hardworking tax filer.

We fight for you

We won't stop until you get every dollar you deserve, guaranteed. It's what we've been doing for over 35 years.