TurboTax has my NET professional income in the total income summary (Gross minus auto, etc.).. Then it is deducting the expenses a second time to get Taxable income? Help


It seems the amounts are not related. Dues (Annual union, professional or like dues) are generally entered either on a T4 or from a receipt. If you pay professional dues, you may have entered them in the deductions section instead of the statement of professional activities. Employment expenses can be one or more of several items, including motor vehicle and home office expenses.

Unfortunately, in TurboTax Online, you do not have direct access to the forms to see exactly where the amounts came from. You will have to go through the interview for both the Income and Deductions sections to look for those amounts.

If you had both self-employed professional income and income from employment, it is possible those amounts relate to the latter and are where they should be. Those that relate to your self-employed professional activities should be removed from employment expenses and/or deductions (as applicable) and claimed on your statement of professional activities.
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