I have business expenses, can I claim them?
You can claim 2,106 expenses against your W-2 income. However, if the wages were earned in another city, and taxes were withheld for that city, you would need to go back to that city and get a refund. If the other city's rate is less than our rate, you would be able to get a proportionate share of the expenses against the W-2 income. Please note, if you do get a refund from the other city, the credit claimed on your return for those taxes will be reduced and you will end up owing the balance to the City of Fairfield.

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1. Does the City collect the personal property taxes paid by businesses located in Fairfield?
2. When are you open?
3. How soon can I expect my refund?
4. My company will not withhold Fairfield taxes. What can I do?
5. If I have W-2 income and a schedule, can I use a schedule loss against my W-2?
6. Does Fairfield have a school district tax?
7. I have rental property, do I need to file on the property with Fairfield?
8. Do I have to file under the same status as I do my federal and state returns?
9. I have business expenses, can I claim them?
10. I have moved out of Fairfield, but keep getting letters and/or returns from you, what do I need to do?
11. Do I need to file a return?
12. How do I get a return?
13. What needs to be included with my return?
14. How do I handle credit for taxes paid to other cities?