Problem 3-9 (Algorithmic)Travel Expenses (LO 3.4) Joan is a self-employed attorney in New York City. Joan took a trip to San Diego, CA, primarily for business, to consult with a client and take a short vacation. On the trip, Joan incurred the following expenses: Airfare to and from San Diego $ 750 Hotel charges while on business 600 Meals while on business 180 Car rental while on business 90 Hotel charges while on vacation 840 Meals while on vacation 198 Car rental while on vacation 180 Total $2,838   Calculate Joan's travel expense deduction for the trip, assuming the trip was made in 2018. $

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Problem 3-9 (Algorithmic)
Travel Expenses (LO 3.4)

Joan is a self-employed attorney in New York City. Joan took a trip to San Diego, CA, primarily for business, to consult with a client and take a short vacation. On the trip, Joan incurred the following expenses:

Airfare to and from San Diego $ 750
Hotel charges while on business 600
Meals while on business 180
Car rental while on business 90
Hotel charges while on vacation 840
Meals while on vacation 198
Car rental while on vacation 180
Total $2,838

 

Calculate Joan's travel expense deduction for the trip, assuming the trip was made in 2018.
$

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