We’ve all either heard of someone or been that someone who tries to show their mechanic a car problem, only for it to magically disappear once you finally get to the shop. Car problems are frustrating and disheartening, as they can disrupt your entire day, week, and lifestyle.
Writing off business expenses is an important and often relieving part of tax season, especially if you spent a lot for work purposes in the past year. One expense you might not have considered tax-deductible is repairing your vehicle. However, if you use your car for business even part of the time, the government could pay for some of those repairs.
We can’t all purchase new hybrid or electric vehicles, and many of us don’t want to. But that doesn’t mean you have to give up on green driving. While every driver was taught how to use their vehicle in driving school, not everyone knows how to maximize fuel, both on the road and before getting in the car.
Most of us depend on our cars to get us to work, school, and to many other important activities. We make the monthly payments and we buy car insurance. We put in gas on a regular basis. Driving a car costs money.