Do I have to claim both jobs on my taxes?
I have a full time job with a salary of $50k and a part time job as a server making $600-$800 a month. Do I absolutely HAVE to claim my server job? Or, if I make under $10k/yr as a server, do I not need to claim this on my taxes?
- motivatedjay_c0mLv 510 months ago
- ShayLv 710 months ago
That depends - do you want to be audited for not reporting ALL of your income.
You will pay penalty fees for not correctly reporting ALL of your income.
Once you have enough total income to report your income, you must include ALL your income. So, if the server job was your ONLY job, you would not have to file a tax return. BUT, since you have a second job that puts you over the income limit and REQUIRES that you file a tax return, that means you MUST include ALL INCOME from ALL SOURCES even if the amount alone would have been below the filing requirements.
- babyboomer1001Lv 710 months ago
Of course you have to claim both jobs. When you add them together, you will have your total income earned.
- curtisports2Lv 710 months ago
You report ALL income.
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- zipperLv 610 months ago
ALL INCOME MUST BE REPORTED! Report it!
- STEVEN FLv 710 months ago
Unless your TOTAL income from ALL sources is small enough you don't file AT ALL, you are required to declare ALL income from ALL sources. Even if you could legally not file, but choose to file to claim a refund, leaving any income off the return is tax fraud.
- The TaxpayerLv 710 months ago
you need to claim both
- JudyLv 710 months ago
Yes you have to claim both. It's your TOTAL income that counts
- AnnLv 710 months ago
- oklatomLv 710 months ago
Any income has to be reported on your taxes.