Working out your fuel tax credits
Before you can claim your fuel tax credits on your BAS, you need to work out your fuel tax credits and what records you need to keep.
Fuel tax credit rates change regularly so you should check the rate each time you do your BAS.
The amount of fuel tax credits you can claim depends on when you acquired the fuel, what fuel you use and the activity you use it in. You will need to do separate calculations for the different fuel tax credit rates.
We've developed online tools to help you work out your claim. The calculator is included in our convenient ATO app. We have also introduced simplified ways to work out your fuel tax credit claims.
Tools you can use:
If you prefer, you can refer to the following information:
Calculate your fuel tax credits claimKeep records from the start of your business activity so you are ready to calculate and claim your fuel tax credits. There are three steps to work out your fuel tax credits.