April 2019: The approach to tax when you’re working from home

Working from home, while always an option, has become more viable as technology has developed to enhance connectivity. The ATO is fully on-board with regard to work-related deductions for working from home, but of course has set certain parameters for making claims.

Business success can pivot on the quality of staff, so ensuring they are knowledgeable and efficient through further training can be a worthwhile effort. There could also be a tax deduction for the business.

We also look at deductions for certain interest expenses, claims for donations, and where smaller employers stand with regard to singe touch payroll.