Tax deductions for factory workers
Factory workers are people employed in factories.
Average weekly pay: $1,027
Employment size: 30,900
Future growth: Very Strong
Skill level High School or Certificate I
Skill level Bachelor degree or higher
Typical tax deductions include:
- Motor vehicle travel attending training courses, picking up supplies and driving between job sites.
- Phone and internet – work %.
- Computers, tools and equipment.
- Sunglasses, sunscreens and cosmetics.
- Thermal underwear – if required to work in an extreme environment such as chillers or freezers.
- Protective clothing including safety helmets, safety glasses, high visibility vests, and winter outdoor jackets.
- Union fees, licences, registrations and subscriptions – includes cost of renewing machinery operating licences and tickets.
- Overtime meals – if paid a meal allowance under an industrial award.
- Home office running expenses.
- Compulsory work uniform branded with the employers logo.
- Self education expenses.
- iPods and digital media services – even if used to listen to music at work.
- Normal drivers licence.
Tax Strategies we can assist you with.
Overtime meal expenses
Self education expenses
Sunglasses, sunscreens and cosmetics
Computers, tools, equipment and other assets
Compulsory work uniform
Union fees, licences, registrations and subscriptions
Phone and internet
Motor vehicle expenses: cents per km method
Home office running expenses
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