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Home office expenses deductions

Home office expenses
You may be entitled to claim deductions for home office expenses including a computer, phone or other electronic device you are required to use for work purposes, and running costs.
Home office expenses calculator
This calculator will help you work out the deduction you can claim where a home office is used for income producing purposes. This calculator is available for the current year and the two previous income years.
Home-based business
There are additional tax considerations for people operating a business at or from their home.
Running your business from home
If your home is your principal place of business, you can claim income tax deductions for a portion of the costs of owning (or renting), maintaining and using your home for this purpose. When selling your home you'll be liable for capital gains tax on a portion of any capital gain.