Originally Posted by Christine
My mother is a 1099 employee. As others have said, you must pay the full SS/Medicare (employee/employer portion) and all taxes. I believe that the SS taxes must be paid quarterly; however, the federal and state can probably wait until the end of the year if you don't make too much money.
You should be able to deduct mileage/parking that revolves around getting to the jobsite.
I am being paid for mileage after 30 miles one way although I don't think I'm being paid full allowable amount, they will pay for tolls( not something I will have to worry about), and parking fees with rec.