Despite the longest government shutdown in U.S. history, the IRS is still coming for your tax returns. On the bright side, the shutdown won’t stop you from getting your tax refund either.
This is the first year that the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 will be in effect, which will likely impact you and your taxes. Many tax deductions — specifically the miscellaneous itemized deductions, including unreimbursed job expenses — have been repealed for the 2018 tax year.
To make it easier for you to understand how you’ll be affected, we’ve put together a list of tax deductions that you can still take advantage of to lower your taxes.