I currently work as a contractor, and would like to know if I can include my non-taxable per diem as additional income for the I-864 income requirements.
While income is a question for a tax professional, I would say any amount, not spent, that goes to the bottom line is income.
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What do you mean no-taxable income? Consult with a CPA or Tax attorney before you make a decision that income is non-taxable.
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Better talk with your CPA about this.
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