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Are you self-employed and is this your personal vehicle that you are using (i.e., the vehicle isn't on a depreciation schedule, claimed elsewhere as a business deduction, or used for hire)? If so, then yes, you should be able to. See IRS Publication 463.
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The answer is yes. You may report automobile expenses on an actual expense amount for fuel, service, repairs & maintenance, and if it is a business asset depreication. The alternative is to figure your expense
at the standard mileage rate published by the IRS (currently 58.5 cents per mile.) You must document the mileage, date, destination, start and stop, etc. You need to record the make, model, and series of the vehicle and the date you obtained it. Also required is the begining and end of the year mileage on the odometer, in addition you need to be able to define the personal and commuting mileage if any.
You will report all this information on the automobile worksheet for Form 2106 and Schedule C of your 1040 if you are not incorporated or multi-member LLC.