Anyone operating or planning a similar activity should really study this case. This is a great lesson to always seek the advice of a professional tax firm.
On their 2010 income tax return, a couple included a Schedule C for their Amway business. They had started this activity in 2005. This was their first independent business venture and they did not consult with anyone other than their sponsoring distributors before deciding to become Amway distributors. They conducted their Amway activities in their free time on evenings and weekends. [Editor Note: they had six children which may make a person wonder just how