You can claim deductions for some expenses you incur in your tax return. Most are work-related expenses you incur to earn income as an employee.
To claim a deduction for a work-related expense, you must meet the 3 golden rules:
You claim these in your tax return at the ‘Work-related expense’ sections.
Table: work-related expenses and summary posters
|Work-related expense||Deduction summary – PDF download|
|Motor vehicle and car expenses||Car expenses, (PDF, 598KB)This link will download a file|
|Travel expenses||Travel expenses (PDF, 523KB)This link will download a file|
|Clothing, laundry and dry-cleaning expenses||Clothing and laundry (PDF, 845KB)This link will download a file|
|Self-education expenses||Self-education expenses (PDF, 290KB)|
This information has been sourced from the Australian Government