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A variety of federal tax deductions can help an entrepreneur maintain and grow a home-based business.

But the rules governing home-based business deductions aren’t always easy to understand, and require good record keeping.

If you own and operate a home business, it would pay to learn all you can about home-based business tax deductions.

Here are a few places on the Web with useful information:

Discusses requirements for home office deductions.

Covers range of home-office deduction topics, including qualifying for the deduction and home-office depreciations.

Financial Web

Spotlights tax tips for home office and links to IRS forms.


Serves up criteria for qualifying home-office tax deductions.

Internal Revenue Service

Provides overview of rules and requirements for home office deductions.