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Client expenses for food as commission earner

Posted 30 September 2015 under Tax Q&A


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Izhaar says:
30 September 2015 at 0:49

As a commission earner, am I allowed to claim back on client expenses specifically food and coffee. I have kept all receipts where I have taken a client for coffee or lunch. How will SARS judge these?

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TaxTim TaxTim says:
30 September 2015 at 7:43

You can claim these as Entertainment as long as it is reasonable and can be justified that paying for these costs with a certain person was for business reasons only. Indicate who the person was and what is their business connection.


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