# Determine Scott and Cindy’s QBI deduction.

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Problem 1.   Scott and Cindy are married and will file a joint tax return. Scott has a sole proprietorship (not a “specified services” business) that generates qualified business income of \$300,000. The proprietorship pays W–2 wages of \$40,000 and holds property with an unadjusted basis of \$10,000. Laura is employed by a local accounting firm. Their taxable income before the QBI deduction is \$386,600 (this is also their modified taxable income). Determine Scott and Cindy’s QBI deduction.

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Problem 2.  Scott Taxpayer is an Attorney who operates his own law firm. As a single-member LLC, Scott reports his firm operations as a sole proprietor. Scott has QBI from his law firm of \$450,000, he reports paying W–2 wages of \$140,000, and the unadjusted basis of property used in the LLC is \$350,000. Scott is married and will file a joint tax return with his spouse.  Their taxable income before the QBI deduction is \$425,000, including \$20,000 of capital gains.  Determine the taxpayer’s QBI deduction for 2020.

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