Reimbursement of expenses

In some cases, your expenses will be paid according to a prescribed scale if you are required to attend an interview.

If you are giving evidence in respect of your own income or assessment, or the income or assessment of a person whom you represent, your expenses will not be paid.

Example – No reimbursement of expenses

Gwen is the mother of a minor. We have issued a notice to Gwen to attend an interview concerning the minor's tax return.

Gwen is not entitled to claim reimbursement for her travel expenses incurred in attending the interview as a representative.

End of example

Refer to the scale of expenses under regulation 11External Link and Schedule 2 to the Taxation Administration Regulations 1976.

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