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Travel Nurse Taxes 101

Travel Nurse Taxes 101

As you prepare to dive into your first adventure as a travel nurse, taxes might be the last think on your mind.  However, it’s best to start out organized and informed before taking a travel nurse assignment to ensure you are gaining the most deductions and benefits. Here are some of the basics of travel […]

Ask a Travel Nursing Housing Expert: Can you explain taxes when it comes to housing?

Ask a Travel Nursing Housing Expert: Can you explain taxes when it comes to housing?

Ask a Travel Nursing Housing Expert Question: How can I estimate the taxes that will be taken out of my paycheck for the housing that the travel company provides for me (if I do not have a residence to claim)? How do I compare that to having a residence, tax wise? Ask a Travel Nursing […]

By December 2, 2011 0 Comments Read More →
Tax Preparation for Travel Nurses

Tax Preparation for Travel Nurses

It’s a new year and you know what that means don’t you? If you watch TV or read any daily newspaper you may notice the advertisements are geared towards tax preparation, and you’ll be seeing a lot of this until the tax deadline of April 18th. This time of year can be very stressful to many and may seem like quite the daunting task to a travel nurse who has worked in a number of different states and given so many various benefits, but this doesn’t have to be the case if you’re prepared.

By January 10, 2011 2 Comments Read More →
Another resource for travel nurse tax time

Another resource for travel nurse tax time

In December I wrote about some resources to make doing your taxes as a travel nurse easier. Well, I have since come across another great resource that I wanted to share with you as tax time approaches. Travel Nurse Tax Pro is an accounting firm that specializes in tax preparation for travel healthcare professionals, but more […]

Ask a Travel Nurse: Should I sell my home to be a travel nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse: Should I sell my home to be a travel nurse?

A reader recently asked my advice on whether or not to sell her home to travel. She wanted to know which would be better, keeping her home for the tax implications, or renting an apartment and using it to maintain a “tax home”.

Ask a Travel Nurse: What are the advantages of owning a "tax home" as a travel nurse?

Ask a Travel Nurse: What are the advantages of owning a "tax home" as a travel nurse?

In my last post I spoke about maintaining a home while you are on the road traveling. This week, I wanted to address the advantage of doing such a thing.   The thing I have always loved about travel nursing is that the housing is provided by your travel company. Were it not for this, […]