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Business mileage when working from home

Posted 31 March 2016 under Tax Q&A


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Mileage says:
30 March 2016 at 17:16

I am employed as a service engineer, receive a travel allowance and own my own vehicle. Our company is embarking on a work from home initiative where we will no longer have to come to the company offices every day before going out to see clients and repair equipment. In this new scenario where my administrative work would take place at home and I drive directly to my first client, then to the next etc before eturning home, what would be counted as business mileage and what as private?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
31 March 2016 at 7:38

In this scenario you would deduct the distance from your home to the office from the total distance driven to the client.


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