Puerto Rico Bona Fide Resident
A person’s “tax home” is his/her regular or principal place of business that is claimed by the taxpayer for purposes of determining income tax deductions for traveling expenses while away from home in the pursuit of a trade or business.
You will have met the tax home test if you did not have a tax home outside Puerto Rico during any part of the tax year.
Your tax home is your regular or main place of business, employment, or post of duty regardless of where you maintain your family home. If you do not have a regular or main place of business because of the nature of your work, then your tax home is the place where you regularly live. If you do not fit either of these categories, you are considered an itinerant and your tax home is wherever you work.
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