# In 2018, Ensley drove her automobile 28,500 miles. She incurred the following expenses during the year related to the automobile:Gas and oil, lubrication: \$1,800 Insurance: \$980Repairs: \$360Licenses and registration fees: \$50Business parking and tolls: \$170She uses the automobile 80% for business. Based on the data, Ensley's automobile deduction under the actual cost method is

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Asked Apr 4, 2019

In 2018, Ensley drove her automobile 28,500 miles. She incurred the following expenses during the year related to the automobile:
Gas and oil, lubrication: \$1,800
Insurance: \$980
Repairs: \$360
Licenses and registration fees: \$50
Business parking and tolls: \$170
She uses the automobile 80% for business. Based on the data, Ensley's automobile deduction under the actual cost method is

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## Expert Answer

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The actual cost method is a method that claims the expenses (which can be used as valid deductions for tax return) related to the use of an automobile for business purpose.

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