Does the company reimburse you for travel and do you also receive a travel allowance?
Roostersays: 4 May 2016 at 11:05
Yes I get a travel allowance, and have a petrol allowance that is added to my Income on my payslip, and then also deducted in my deductions section on the payslip.
TaxTimsays: 4 May 2016 at 11:15
Yes, then it is correct to include both. You need to ensure you keep a logbook to record all business travel and then complete the travel allowance section of your Tax Return in order to reduce the tax payable on your travel allowance.
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Roostersays: 4 May 2016 at 11:17
Thank you so much. I will do that!
TaxTimsays: 4 May 2016 at 13:24
Great news - only a pleasure!
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