Is deducting a home office on taxes risky?

I have a home office, that is about 1/2 of a room. I use it for a side business ONLY. I heard it is risky to deduct a home office. (I made about $6200 last year with this business) If I deducted it, is there much money that really comes back from doing so? I just don't want to risk an audit much. I... show more I have a home office, that is about 1/2 of a room. I use it for a side business ONLY. I heard it is risky to deduct a home office.

(I made about $6200 last year with this business)

If I deducted it, is there much money that really comes back from doing so? I just don't want to risk an audit much. I am using turbotax and it is suggesting it.
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