We're always looking for ways to support you. The following videos are designed by the Tax Office to give you the answers to the basics.
Now more than ever your deductions will be coming under the spotlight of the Australian Taxation Office.
Not only are the ATO checking the type of deductions that you are claiming, but also how you 'measure up' against your occupation or industry.
The Tax Office is getting out their microscope and looking at their current benchmarks and if your claims are out of the ordinary, compared to others in your occupation, then having all your supporting evidence, receipts and paperwork in order will be imperative.
The Tax office are conducting more and more audits based on claims that compared to your peers seem out of the ordinary.
Get Your Deductions Right!
If you are an employee, you may be able to claim a deduction for some costs related to your job. There are rules that you need to check and records you need to keep.
Work-Related Computer, Phone or Other Electronic Device Expenses
If you are an employee and required to use your computer, phone or other electronic device for work purposes, you may be able to claim a deduction for your costs. There are rules you need to check and records you need to keep.
Overnight Work-Related Expenses
If you are an employee and you travel for work and stay away overnight, you may be able to claim a deduction for your costs. There are rules that you need to check and records you need to keep.
Transporting bulky tools and equipment
Tax information is available if you are an employee who needs to transport bulky tools and equipment between your home and work. There are rules that you need to check and records you need to keep to be able to successfully claim a tax deduction.
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