If you have lost your job, there are a number of tax issues that you may come across. How you deal with these issues can impact both your taxes and your finances. The following are typical issues you could experience, along with their tax treatment:
Anyone who collects cash tips must include them in their taxable income. This requirement is not limited to waiters and waitresses. It applies to anyone who collects tips period. This includes taxicab drivers, beauticians, porters, concierges, etc.