Hide
Earn under R350,000? Click here to see why you still need to file to get your Tax Refund.
CLOSE
Get SARS Tax Dates and Deadlines in your Inbox
 

We'll tell you when you need to file, along with tax tips and updates.
Try Tim Now

As a provisional taxpayer being self employed, may I claim for office space in my home and travel?

Posted 17 July 2014 under Tax Questions


Hi, I'm Tim!
I'll help you do your Tax Return with Confidence
Quickly, Easily
And Correctly
Do your Tax Online with Expert Help from Me, Step-by-Step.
LEARN MORE

Blog Categories


Ask TaxTim

Got a question you want answered about tax?

Visit our helpdesk →
As a provisional tax payer being self employed, may I claim for office space in my home and travel? If so, what is the fair amount?

This entry was posted in Tax Questions and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

TaxTimTaxTim says:
17 July 2014 at 15:04

Yes you may, you must claim only the amount spent on business so you need to work out what expenses were business and what were personal and then apportion them. For rental, you can work out the size of your office as a portion of your home and use that proportion against your rental.


Get SARS Tax Dates and Deadlines in your Inbox
 

We'll tell you when you need to file, along with tax tips and updates.

Blog Categories


Ask TaxTim

Got a question you want answered about tax?

Visit our helpdesk →

Hi, I'm Tim!
I'll help you do your Tax Return with Confidence
Quickly, Easily
And Correctly
Do your Tax Online with Expert Help from Me, Step-by-Step.
LEARN MORE