Home Office Calculator

Calculate the home office expense you can claim in your tax return

    HOUSEHOLD COSTS
    Do you own or rent property?
    Rent Own
    Total household costs
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    Square meterage of your home office
    Square meterage of your total property
    % of household costs you can claim
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    Calculating
    Home Office Deduction:

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    This is how you work it out:

    Square meterage of your home office

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    Square meterage of your total property

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    % of household costs you can claim
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    Apportioned expenses
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    Total expenses to apportion

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    Business use of internet
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    Low value equipment

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    Wear and Tear

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    Other ({{ houseHoldCosts[12].specified }})

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    Total Home Office Deduction

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    You must include the Home office deduction under the "Other deductions" section in your ITR12, in the block for Home Office expenses.

    For further clarification, please refer to our home office blog Deduction of Home Office Expenditure.


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