Moving Companies Jackson MS

Moving Companies in Jackson, MS. Find addresses and phone numbers of local business and services that provide access to Moving Companies in Jackson, MS.

Jackson Paper CO
(601) 360-9620
197 North Gallatin Street
Jackson, MS
May And Co Inc
(601) 354-5781
838 West Capitol Street
Jackson, MS
McConnell Brothers Transfer & Storage
(601) 932-6464
Jackson, MS
Storage Max South
(601) 354-5333
304 S State St
Jackson, MS
Jackson Mini Storage
(601) 969-3186
3280 Highway 80 West South
Jackson, MS
(601) 353-2153
400 West Amite Street
Jackson, MS
Midcity Mini Storage
(601) 353-9825
725 West Monument Street
Jackson, MS
Storit Storage
(601) 992-5550
5491 Plaza Drive
Jackson, MS
Modern Ministorage Inc
(601) 932-2098
2034 Highway 49 South
Jackson, MS
Mississippi Moving Systems
(601) 922-8521
5570 Jr Lynch Extension
Jackson, MS

Who Can Claim Moving Expenses with the IRS?

Not everyone who moves can deduct moving expenses when they file their income tax returns. Your move has to be work-related, meaning you changed job locations, started a new job, or moved to seek a new job and were successful in obtaining one.

There are exceptions for retirees and survivors who are moving back to the U.S. from oversees.

And there are (of course) conditions.

The IRS calls these conditions “tests.” The “time” test, the “distance" test and the “work-related” test.

The Work Related Test

Say you pick up all your stuff and move. It isn’t actually necessary that you already have a job in the new location. If your moving expenses occurred within one year of the date you first report on the job in the new location, your move is “work-related.”

So… what happens if you delay moving your family and household until 18 months after you start work because you want your son or daughter to finish high school at their old school?

Well, the IRS isn’t entirely heartless. They make exceptions if you have a good reason.

The Distance Test

Your new job location has to be at least 50 miles further from your home than your old job location.

For example, say you used to drive 15 miles to work from your previous home. That means you new job must be at least 65 miles away from where you used to live. Otherwise, you don’t meet the “distance” test.

This doesn’t mean that you have to move 50 miles. All it means is that your new job must be 50 miles further from your former home than your old job.

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