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accomodation expenses

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Hello,

 

I m working every day in a farm, and i have to rent an accomodation on the site because i have to work there every evening too.

I just want to know if i can claim back the rent as deduction on my tax refund?

(I could live for free in a friend's house if there wasn't this evening work.)

 

Thank you very much for your help.

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Hi @Marjorie1 

 

If this is your main residence then no you cannot claim accomodation expenses.

 

Here is information for accomodation expenses and the conditions for claiming are outlined.

 

Thanks, Ari

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Your accommodation would generally be considered a personal expense - it sounds like you are treating this place as your home.
I’m curious why you have to rent that accommodation? Maybe if you share this info someone can give a more comprehensive answer.
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Hi @Marjorie1 

 

If this is your main residence then no you cannot claim accomodation expenses.

 

Here is information for accomodation expenses and the conditions for claiming are outlined.

 

Thanks, Ari