Where are you reading "conflicting" info?
EE business expenses haven't been deductible for several years AT the Federal level.
*Some* states still allow them.
If a post answers your question, click on *Accept as solution* for future searches
Is this person Employed, or an independent contractor?
Is this protective/safety gear or regular scrub-type "uniforms?"
Did you look at what the IRS states? Did you use the Web (which means you also checked the dates of the articles)?
"Level Up" is a gaming function, not a real life function.