Tax Deductions for Pet Move Expenses: What You Should Know

moving your dog could be tax deductible Are Pet Move Expenses Tax Deductible?

The answer is a resounding yes, but with a catch—you must be moving for work-related reasons.

Pet owners who begin researching what it will take to move their furry family members are often surprised by a few things -- the rules, the airline procedures, and yes, the costs.

Though relocating pets can be costly, there are effective strategies to save on expenses, provided you're willing to invest extra time and effort. Here are some specific tips on how to control the costs of a pet move).

How Can You Save More Money? Claim a Tax Deduction!

If your move is due to a change in employment, then the pet move expenses are tax deductible under current IRS regulations. It's important to consult your tax adviser to understand the finer details of these deductions.

For transferees feeling overwhelmed by the stress and costs of moving, whether internationally or domestically, this tax deduction opportunity could be a welcome relief.

Contact PetRelocation with any questions you have about moving your most precious cargo as safely and as cost-effectively as possible.


PetRelocation Team


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