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Can I claim legal fees on my home for tax purposes?

Posted 30 July 2014 under Tax Questions



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My husband and I bought a house last year.
Can we claim back the legal fees charged by the lawyer in our tax return?

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TaxTimTaxTim says:
30 July 2014 at 12:29

Unfortunately not, these would go towards the cost of the house in the event that you sell it which would reduce the capital gains tax.


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