Friday, 18th August, 2017
Vehicle and travel expenses; what can you claim? If driving to and from work is not considered work travel; so what is?
According to the ATO guidelines on vehicle and travel expenses, travelling directly between two separate work places (as long as one of those isn’t your home) is deductible. Interestingly, if you claim travel if you have to carry bulky tools or equipment your employer requires you use for work and couldn’t leave them at your workplace.
Check with the ATO website for more claimable examples.
What you cannot claim is when:
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