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The short answer is YES. However, there are additional considerations you should be aware of if you are attempting to use the tax home as a qualifier for ‘duplicated expenses’ for tax-free stipends. If you are receiving tax-free housing stipends you need to have a residence available for personal use in the area of your tax home. Once you have rented out your house, it is no longer your residence, but a business property. READ MORE
Unfortunately, as a travel nurse; you will generally be responsible for maintaining all of your certifications. Occasionally, you will find a staffing agency that will assist with these costs but it isn’t the norm in the industry.